With an overall population of 127,427 and a student population of 2,374, approximately 24 of Grand Prairie students attend one of Grand Prairie's schools that offer teaching programs.
Mid-Cities Barber College is the largest teaching school in Grand Prairie, based on student population. In 2010, Mid-Cities Barber College graduated approximately 0 students from its teaching program.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Grand Prairie, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 teachers in Texas were working in the greater Grand Prairie area. The number of teachers in Grand Prairie is expected to increase by 38% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Grand Prairie is $53,610 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.