With an overall population of 60,476 and a student population of 27,955, approximately 27,654 of Greenville students attend one of Greenville's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Greenville, the largest teaching school, by student population, is East Carolina University. In 2010, approximately 302 students graduated from the Teaching program at East Carolina University.
A reported 706 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Greenville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Greenville's teaching schools was $16,502 per year for instate students and $27,336 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,075 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Greenville-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,702.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Greenville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 38,840 teachers in North Carolina, 1,000 were working in the greater Greenville area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Greenville will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Greenville is $39,210 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.