Shelby has a total population of 19,477 and a student population of 4,279. Of these students, 4,279 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Shelby, by student population, is Cleveland Community College. In 2010, approximately 47 students graduated from the Teaching program at Cleveland Community College.
A reported 65 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Shelby in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Shelby, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,409.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Shelby after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Shelby, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 teachers in North Carolina were working in the greater Shelby area. The number of teachers in Shelby is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Shelby is $44,390 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.