Boiling Springs has a general population of 3,866 and an overall student population of 3,909. Approximately 3,909 of Boiling Springs's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Boiling Springs, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Gardner-Webb University. In 2010, Gardner-Webb University graduated approximately 40 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 45 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Boiling Springs's teaching schools. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Boiling Springs, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,170.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,150 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Boiling Springs. And if you live on campus at one of the Boiling Springs-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $6,810 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Boiling Springs, your job prospects are good. There were 38,840 teachers working in North Carolina and 2,700 working in the greater Boiling Springs area in 2010. The government projects that the number of teachers in Boiling Springs will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Boiling Springs, 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.