With an overall population of 2,779 and a student population of 2,636, approximately 2,636 of Wentworth students attend one of Wentworth's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Wentworth, by student population, is Rockingham Community College. In 2010, Rockingham Community College graduated approximately 14 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Wentworth's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,716 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 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 Wentworth, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 teachers in North Carolina were working in the greater Wentworth area. The number of teachers in Wentworth is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Wentworth, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,240 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.