Las Cruces has a population of 74,267 and is located in Dona Ana county.
For New Mexico residents, the average tuition for all Las Cruces teaching schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $2,412.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Las Cruces teaching schools was $8,844.00.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for teaching schools in Las Cruces is $1,032.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at teaching schools in Las Cruces was $7,526.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,878.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students have a choice of two teaching colleges in Las Cruces to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 190 students completed teaching programs in Las Cruces.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$62,150.00||1,190|
|Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$63,100.00||770|