With an overall population of 23,220 and a student population of 5,381, approximately 5,381 of Sanford students attend one of Sanford's schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Sanford, by student population, is Central Carolina Community College. In 2010, Central Carolina Community College graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in elementary education.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Sanford in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,688 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for elementary education related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Sanford after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Sanford, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are good. In 2010, there were 38,840 elementary educators in North Carolina. Of these elementary educators, 3,570 were working in the greater Sanford area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Sanford will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Sanford is $42,780 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.