Pinehurst has a general population of 9,706 and an overall student population of 4,266. Approximately 4,266 of Pinehurst's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Sandhills Community College is the largest teaching school in Pinehurst, based on student population. In 2010, Sandhills Community College graduated approximately 30 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 30 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Pinehurst in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Pinehurst was $1,697 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,024 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Pinehurst.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pinehurst, your job prospects are good. There were 38,840 teachers working in North Carolina and 3,570 working in the greater Pinehurst area in 2010. The number of teachers in Pinehurst 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 Pinehurst is $42,780 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.