Pasadena has a total population of 141,674 and a student population of 27,509. Of these students, 27,011 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
San Jacinto Community College is the largest teaching school in Pasadena, based on student population. In 2010, San Jacinto Community College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Pasadena's teaching schools. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Pasadena, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,250.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Pasadena.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Pasadena, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 156,930 teachers in Texas. Of these teachers, 38,420 were working in the greater Pasadena area. The number of teachers in Pasadena 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 Pasadena is $52,000 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.