North Carolina contains two schools that offer adult education programs. North Carolina State University at Raleigh, the highest-ranking adult education school in NC, has a total student population of 33,819 and is the 70th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 adult education schools in North Carolina, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Carolina State University at Raleigh comes out as the most expensive ($7,978/yr), with East Carolina University as the lowest recorded at only $7,646/yr.
Adult Education students from North Carolina schools who go on to become adult education teachers, economics professors, teachers, educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Education administrators make on average $95,340 per year and there are about 105,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Carolina alone, there are 5,790 employed education administrators earning an average yearly salary of $83,350. Education teachers in this state earn $60,710/yr and there are 1,890 employed.
Also, within the adult education schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from adult education, there are 6640 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,218 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,155, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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