With an overall population of 8,705 and a student population of 1,638, approximately 1,638 of Belmont students attend one of Belmont's schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Belmont, the largest education school, by student population, is Belmont Abbey College. In 2010, Belmont Abbey College graduated approximately 33 students from its education program.
A reported 61 students graduated with credentials in education in Belmont in 2010. If you decide to attend a education school in Belmont, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,512.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,948 per year, on average, for room and board at Belmont-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Belmont after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Belmont, which is the most popular education profession, are good. In 2010, of the 38,840 education professionals in North Carolina, 7,960 were working in the greater Belmont area. The number of education professionals in Belmont is expected 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 Belmont, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,510 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.