With an overall population of 50,052 and a student population of 5,967, approximately 4,346 of Renton students attend one of Renton's schools that offer teaching programs.
Renton's largest teaching school is Renton Technical College. In 2010, Renton Technical College graduated approximately 41 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with a teaching certificate from one of Renton's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,185 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,080 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Renton after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Renton, 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 Renton area. The number of teachers in Renton is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Renton, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,070 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.