Smithfield has a general population of 11,510 and an overall student population of 4,446. Approximately 4,446 of Smithfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Johnston Community College is the largest education school in Smithfield, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Johnston Community College with credentials in education.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in education in Smithfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Smithfield was $1,697 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,246 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Smithfield.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Smithfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 education professionals in North Carolina were working in the greater Smithfield area. Smithfield's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Smithfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,100 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.