Mount Olive has a total population of 4,567 and a student population of 3,569. Of these students, 3,569 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Mount Olive College is the largest teaching school in Mount Olive, based on student population. Approximately 117 students graduated in 2010 from Mount Olive College with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 120 students graduated with a teaching degree in Mount Olive. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Mount Olive, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,446.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,312 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mount Olive-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $5,550 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,528.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mount Olive, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 961 teachers in North Carolina were working in the greater Mount Olive area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 17% in Mount Olive. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Mount Olive is $38,450 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.