Denton, Texas has 2 teaching schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in teaching. Denton has a general population of 80,537 and an overall student population of 48,341. Approximately 48,341 of Denton's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Denton's largest teaching school is University of North Texas. In 2010, approximately 33 students graduated from the Teaching program at University of North Texas.
In 2010, 120 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Denton's teaching schools. If you decide to attend one of Denton's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,156 per year in instate tuition and $22,804 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,120 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,146 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Denton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 156,930 teachers in Texas. Of these teachers, 29,700 were working in the greater Denton area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Denton will increase by 38% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Denton is $53,610 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.
Chestnut Ave., Denton, Texas 76203-1277
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