With an overall population of 15,680 and a student population of 3,245, approximately 3,245 of Albemarle students attend one of Albemarle's schools that offer teaching programs.
Albemarle's largest teaching school is Stanly Community College. In 2010, Stanly Community College graduated approximately 41 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 51 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Albemarle in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Albemarle, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,720.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $975 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Albemarle.
If you plan on staying in Albemarle after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Albemarle, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, of the 38,840 teachers in North Carolina, 2,700 were working in the greater Albemarle area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Albemarle will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Albemarle, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,390 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.