Sherman has a total population of 35,082 and a student population of 1,364. Of these students, 1,364 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Sherman, by student population, is Austin College. In 2010, Austin College graduated approximately 9 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Sherman's teaching schools. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Sherman, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,850.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,090 per year, on average, for room and board at Sherman-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Sherman, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 205 teachers in Texas were working in the greater Sherman area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 38% in Sherman. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Sherman, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,950 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.