Belmont has a general population of 8,705 and an overall student population of 1,638. Approximately 1,638 of Belmont's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Belmont's largest teaching school is Belmont Abbey College. In 2010, approximately 33 students graduated from the Teaching program at Belmont Abbey College.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a teaching degree in Belmont. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Belmont was $22,512 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies every 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.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Belmont, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 teachers in North Carolina were working in the greater Belmont area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Belmont will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Belmont is $43,510 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.