Baton Rouge is located in East Baton Rouge county and has a population of 227,818.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in teaching schools in Baton Rouge during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $6,578.00. The average tuition was $6,890.00 for non-residents studying in Louisiana.
Books and supplies for teaching schools in Baton Rouge cost an average of $1,237.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at teaching schools in Baton Rouge was $6,702.00. The average cost for students living at home was $4,019.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two teaching colleges in Baton Rouge from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 72 students completed teaching programs in Baton Rouge.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education||$48,000.00||1,120|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$45,820.00||3,770|
|Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$48,580.00||1,020|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Middle School||$47,630.00||60|
|Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$48,530.00||2,260|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School||$51,610.00||110|