With an overall population of 77,226 and a student population of 26,626, approximately 23,001 of Ogden students attend one of Ogden's schools that offer teaching programs.
Ogden's largest teaching school is Weber State University. In 2010, Weber State University graduated approximately 120 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 263 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Ogden's teaching schools. If you decide to attend one of Ogden's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,572 per year in instate tuition and $24,038 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Ogden. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,431 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,846.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Ogden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 teachers in Utah were working in the greater Ogden area. The number of teachers in Ogden is expected to increase by 34% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Ogden is $48,210 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.