Lake Jackson has a total population of 26,386 and a student population of 3,908. Of these students, 3,908 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Lake Jackson's largest teaching school is Brazosport College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Brazosport College with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Lake Jackson's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,542 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $978 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Lake Jackson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 156,930 teachers in Texas, 38,420 were working in the greater Lake Jackson area. Lake Jackson's teacher workforce is projected 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 Lake Jackson is $52,000 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.