With an overall population of 25,575 and a student population of 8,194, approximately 8,194 of Kingsville students attend one of Kingsville's schools that offer teaching programs.
Kingsville's largest teaching school is Texas A & M University-Kingsville. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from Texas A & M University-Kingsville with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Kingsville's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,686 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Kingsville teaching schools was an average of $19,358 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,654 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,486.
If you plan on staying in Kingsville after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Kingsville, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, of the 156,930 teachers in Texas, 2,100 were working in the greater Kingsville area. Kingsville'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 Kingsville is $45,610 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.