With an overall population of 5,843 and a student population of 843, approximately 843 of Williamston students attend one of Williamston's schools that offer teaching programs.
Williamston's largest teaching school is Martin Community College. In 2010, Martin Community College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Williamston's teaching schools. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Williamston was $1,688 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Williamston after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Williamston, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, of the 38,840 teachers in North Carolina, 2,180 were working in the greater Williamston area. Williamston's teacher workforce is projected 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 Williamston is $42,340 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.