With an overall population of 29,914 and a student population of 12,845, approximately 12,845 of Nacogdoches students attend one of Nacogdoches's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Nacogdoches, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Stephen F Austin State University. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Stephen F Austin State University with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with a teaching degree in Nacogdoches. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,565 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Nacogdoches teaching schools was an average of $27,875 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,072 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,377 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Nacogdoches, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 156,930 teachers in Texas, 5,290 were working in the greater Nacogdoches area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 38% in Nacogdoches. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Nacogdoches is $43,740 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.