Morehead City, NC has two advertising schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. James Sprunt Community College, the highest ranked school in this group with an advertising program, has a total student population of 1,534. It is the 4994th highest ranked school in the USA and the 100th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
Advertising students from Morehead City schools who go on to become advertisers, advertising specialists, marketing specialists, marketers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 35,760 people working as advertising and promotions managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $97,670. Also, Market research analysts make on average $67,500 per year and there are about 226,410 of them employed in the US today.
Morehead City lies in Carteret county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area has 181,760 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $16.06/hr average worker wage, and a $33,400 average annual salary.
Of the 2 advertising schools with a 100-mile radius of Morehead City, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pitt Community College comes out as the most expensive ($3,437/yr) for advertising students, with James Sprunt Community College as the lowest, reported at only $397/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Morehead City|
|New Bern||NC||-||1||11.0361||45||32.2 miles|