With an overall population of 630 and a student population of 1,251, approximately 1,251 of Montreat students attend one of Montreat's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Montreat, by student population, is Montreat College. In 2010, Montreat College graduated approximately 69 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 69 students graduated with a teaching degree in Montreat. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,676 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Montreat-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $6,541 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,076.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Montreat, your job prospects are good. There were 38,840 teachers working in North Carolina and 970 working in the greater Montreat area in 2010. The number of teachers in Montreat is expected to 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 Montreat is $42,840 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.