Denison has a general population of 22,773 and an overall student population of 4,856. Approximately 4,856 of Denison's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Denison, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Grayson County College. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the Teaching program at Grayson County College.
In 2010, 39 students graduated with a teaching degree in Denison. Tuition in 2009 at Denison's teaching schools was $7,950 per year for instate students and $9,396 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $612 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Denison-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $3,650 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,627.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Denison, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 156,930 teachers in Texas, 780 were working in the greater Denison area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Denison will increase by 38% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Denison, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,950 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.