Orem has a general population of 84,324 and an overall student population of 30,033. Approximately 28,765 of Orem's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Orem, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Utah Valley University. In 2010, Utah Valley University graduated approximately 142 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 276 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Orem in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,048 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,692 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Orem after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Orem, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. There were 11,820 teachers working in Utah and 2,160 working in the greater Orem area in 2010. The number of teachers in Orem is expected to increase by 34% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Orem, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,650 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.