Saint George's largest teaching school is Dixie State College of Utah. Approximately 48 students graduated in 2010 from Dixie State College of Utah with credentials in teaching.
A total of 52 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Saint George in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Saint George's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,413 per year in instate tuition and $24,165 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,150 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Saint George. And if you live on campus at one of the Saint George-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $3,948 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,241.
If you plan on staying in Saint George after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Saint George, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 24% in Saint George. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.