Longview has a general population of 34,660 and an overall student population of 4,377. Approximately 4,290 of Longview's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Longview, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Lower Columbia College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Teaching program at Lower Columbia College.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Longview in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Longview was $3,132 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,185 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Longview.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Longview, your job prospects are good. There were 28,480 teachers working in Washington State and 390 working in the greater Longview area in 2010. The number of teachers in Longview is expected 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 Longview is $57,250 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.