Columbia is located in Howard county and has a population of 88,254.
For Maryland residents, the average tuition for all Columbia teaching schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $6,726.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Columbia teaching schools was $8,646.00.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for teaching schools in Columbia is $837.00. Students have a choice of one teaching college in Columbia to attend. 16 students were reported to have graduated from teaching programs in Columbia in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education||$38,890.00||2,600|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$57,100.00||14,750|
|Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$59,450.00||8,500|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Middle School||$67,420.00||30|
|Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$61,040.00||12,190|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School||$65,980.00||Not available|