With an overall population of 28,339 and a student population of 1,301, approximately 1,301 of Georgetown students attend one of Georgetown's schools that offer teaching programs.
Georgetown's largest teaching school is Southwestern University. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Southwestern University with credentials in teaching.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Georgetown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Georgetown was $30,220 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,310 per year, on average, for room and board at Georgetown-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Georgetown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 teachers in Texas were working in the greater Georgetown area. Georgetown's teacher workforce is projected to 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 Georgetown is $49,330 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.