Pasco has a general population of 32,066 and an overall student population of 6,978. Approximately 6,978 of Pasco's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Pasco's largest teaching school is Columbia Basin College. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Columbia Basin College with credentials in teaching.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Pasco in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,075 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,065 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Pasco after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Pasco, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. There were 28,480 teachers working in Washington State and 1,280 working in the greater Pasco area in 2010. Pasco'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 Pasco is $57,670 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.