With an overall population of 37,259 and a student population of 8,054, approximately 7,536 of Bremerton students attend one of Bremerton's schools that offer teaching programs.
Bremerton's largest teaching school is Olympic College. In 2010, Olympic College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a teaching degree in Bremerton. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Bremerton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,823.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Bremerton.
If you plan on staying in Bremerton after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Bremerton, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. There were 28,480 teachers working in Washington State and 1,040 working in the greater Bremerton area in 2010. Bremerton's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Bremerton is $59,250 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.