Aberdeen has a general population of 16,461 and an overall student population of 2,285. Approximately 2,285 of Aberdeen's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Grays Harbor College is the largest teaching school in Aberdeen, based on student population. In 2010, Grays Harbor College graduated approximately 2 students from its teaching program.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Aberdeen in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Aberdeen, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,816.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Aberdeen after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Aberdeen, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. There were 28,480 teachers working in Washington State and 970 working in the greater Aberdeen area in 2010. The government projects that the number of teachers in Aberdeen will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Aberdeen is $57,410 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.