Thomasville has a total population of 19,788 and a student population of 4,101. Of these students, 4,101 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Thomasville, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Davidson County Community College. In 2010, Davidson County Community College graduated approximately 55 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 55 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Thomasville's teaching schools. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Thomasville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,310.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $3,400 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Thomasville, your job prospects are good. There were 38,840 teachers working in North Carolina and 2,700 working in the greater Thomasville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of teachers in Thomasville will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Thomasville, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,390 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.