Wilmington, North Carolina has 2 teaching schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in teaching. With an overall population of 75,838 and a student population of 22,941, approximately 21,925 of Wilmington students attend one of Wilmington's schools that offer teaching programs.
Wilmington's largest teaching school is University of North Carolina-Wilmington. In 2010, University of North Carolina-Wilmington graduated approximately 228 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 348 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Wilmington's teaching schools. Tuition in 2009 at Wilmington's teaching schools was $15,960 per year for instate students and $26,842 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,097 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,798 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,785.
If you plan on staying in Wilmington after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Wilmington, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. There were 38,840 teachers working in North Carolina and 1,500 working in the greater Wilmington area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 13% in Wilmington. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Wilmington is $40,930 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.
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