Snyder has a total population of 10,783 and a student population of 2,473. Of these students, 2,473 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Western Texas College is the largest teaching school in Snyder, based on student population. In 2010, Western Texas College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a teaching degree in Snyder. Tuition in 2009 at Snyder's teaching schools was $11,092 per year for instate students and $11,692 per year for out of state students.
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 $4,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Snyder-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,642.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Snyder, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 156,930 teachers in Texas, 4,680 were working in the greater Snyder area. The number of teachers in Snyder 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 Snyder is $44,220 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.