Tacoma has 193,556 residents. It is located in Pierce county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in teaching schools in Tacoma during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,830.00. The average tuition was $17,473.00 for non-residents studying in Washington state.
Books and supplies for teaching schools in Tacoma cost an average of $937.00. Students who live on campus while attending a teaching school in Tacoma, can expect to pay an average of $8,913.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,978.00. Students have a choice of three teaching colleges in Tacoma to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 175 students completed teaching programs in Tacoma.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education||$56,590.00||230|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$57,500.00||3,530|
|Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$58,500.00||1,530|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Middle School||$62,960.00||60|
|Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$57,650.00||1,650|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School||$59,030.00||310|