Wingate has a general population of 2,406 and an overall student population of 2,163. Approximately 2,163 of Wingate's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Wingate, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Wingate University. In 2010, Wingate University graduated approximately 37 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 60 students graduated with a teaching degree in Wingate. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,140 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Wingate. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,050 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Wingate after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Wingate, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 teachers in North Carolina were working in the greater Wingate area. Wingate'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 Wingate is $43,510 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.