With an overall population of 7,691 and a student population of 1,872, approximately 1,872 of Morehead City students attend one of Morehead City's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Morehead City, by student population, is Carteret Community College. In 2010, Carteret Community College graduated approximately 19 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Morehead City's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,716 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,070 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Morehead City, your job prospects are good. There were 38,840 teachers working in North Carolina and 2,180 working in the greater Morehead City area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 13% in Morehead City. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Morehead City, you can expect to make an average salary of $42,340 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.