Shreveport, LA (population: 204,311) has one teacher training school within its city limits. Louisiana State University-Shreveport has a total student population of 4,667. It is the 4464th highest ranked school in the USA and the 94th highest in the state of Louisiana (#1 is Tulane University of Louisiana).
Teacher Training students from Shreveport schools who go on to become teacher trainers, educational trainers, training specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 8,488,740 people working as education, training, and library employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $49,530. Also, Vocational education teachers make on average $52,030 per year and there are about 114,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Shreveport-Bossier City area alone, there are 90 employed vocational education teachers earning an average salary of $41,570. Education, training, and library employees in this area earn $40,810/yr and there are 10,150 employed.
Shreveport lies in Caddo county, which is one of the 46 counties in Louisiana. Overall, the Shreveport-Bossier City area has 173,610 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $16.84/hr average worker wage, and a $35,020 average annual salary. Thus, about 58.471 out of every 1000 jobs in Shreveport are held by education, training, and library employees, and 0.543/1000 are held by vocational education teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Louisiana State University-Shreveport ends up costing a student $4,364/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Shreveport|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||8.9 miles|