Pembroke has a total population of 2,399 and a student population of 6,661. Of these students, 6,661 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Pembroke's largest teaching school is University of North Carolina at Pembroke. In 2010, University of North Carolina at Pembroke graduated approximately 90 students with credentials in teaching.
A reported 213 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Pembroke in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Pembroke's teaching schools was $15,199 per year for instate students and $24,406 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,294.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Pembroke, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 38,840 teachers in North Carolina, 3,570 were working in the greater Pembroke area. The number of teachers in Pembroke is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Pembroke, you can expect to make an average salary of $42,780 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.