Portland has a population of 529,121 and is located in Clackamas county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in teaching schools in Portland during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $18,618.00. The average tuition was $20,093.00 for non-residents studying in Oregon.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for teaching schools in Portland is $1,380.00. Students living on campus at teaching schools in Portland paid an average of $7,585.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $4,820.00. There are four teaching colleges in Portland from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 345 students completed teaching programs in Portland.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education||$42,330.00||1,370|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$51,840.00||9,460|
|Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$52,420.00||4,760|
|Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$52,530.00||7,360|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School||$59,280.00||330|