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 elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Belmont, by student population, is Belmont Abbey College. In 2010, Belmont Abbey College graduated approximately 33 students from its elementary education program.
A total of 33 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Belmont in 2010. In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Belmont was $22,512 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for elementary 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. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Belmont, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 38,840 elementary educators in North Carolina. Of these elementary educators, 7,960 were working in the greater Belmont area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Belmont will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Belmont is $43,510 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.