Lynnwood has a total population of 33,847 and a student population of 9,658. Of these students, 9,658 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Lynnwood, by student population, is Edmonds Community College. In 2010, Edmonds Community College graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 40 students graduated with a teaching certificate from one of Lynnwood's teaching schools. Tuition in 2009 at Lynnwood's teaching schools was $12,440 per year for instate students and $17,660 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lynnwood-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $6,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,118.
If you plan on staying in Lynnwood after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Lynnwood, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 teachers in Washington State were working in the greater Lynnwood area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Lynnwood 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 Lynnwood is $59,070 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.