Charlotte, NC (population: 723,514) has thirty adult education schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. University of Georgia, the highest ranked school in this group with an adult education program, has a total student population of 34,885. It is the 38th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about adult education programs in Charlotte, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of adult education professors at University of Georgia such as Jobeth Allen, Martha Allexsaht-Snider, Brent Allison, Derrick Alridge, Debbi Bandalos, and Jessica Baxter.
Adult Education students from Charlotte 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 Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord-SC area alone, there are 660 employed education administrators earning an average salary of $75,270. Education teachers in this area earn $59,500/yr and there are 300 employed.
Charlotte lies in Mecklenburg county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord-SC area has 837,820 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $21.10/hr average worker wage, and a $43,890 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.356 out of every 1000 jobs in Charlotte are held by education teachers, and 0.782/1000 are held by education administrators.
Of the 30 adult education schools with a 500-mile radius of Charlotte, only 18 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, George Washington University comes out as the most expensive ($27,966/yr) for adult education students, with Coppin State University as the lowest, reported at only $7,145/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Charlotte|
|Rock Hill||SC||72,341||5||30.0256||144||21.3 miles|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||70.4 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||71.3 miles|
|Banner Elk||NC||-||1||22.4512||43||88.7 miles|