Levelland has a general population of 12,866 and an overall student population of 10,011. Approximately 10,011 of Levelland's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Levelland, the largest teaching school, by student population, is South Plains College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from South Plains College with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a teaching degree in Levelland. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Levelland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,444.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $990 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Levelland-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 Levelland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 34 teachers in Texas were working in the greater Levelland area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Levelland will 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 Levelland is $44,220 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.