Tarboro has a general population of 11,138 and an overall student population of 3,249. Approximately 3,249 of Tarboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Tarboro, by student population, is Edgecombe Community College. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Teaching program at Edgecombe Community College.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Tarboro's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,672 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,600 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Tarboro after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Tarboro, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 56 teachers in North Carolina were working in the greater Tarboro area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 13% in Tarboro. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Tarboro is $44,720 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.