Charlotte, NC (population: 723,514) has one curriculum school within its city limits. University of North Carolina at Charlotte has a total student population of 24,701. It is the 241st highest ranked school in the USA and the 10th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
Curriculum students from Charlotte schools who go on to become curriculum and instruction directors, teachers, educators, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 599,500 people working as teachers and instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $41,110. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord-SC area alone, there are 300 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $59,130. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $29,520/yr and there are 1,900 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 2.272 out of every 1000 jobs in Charlotte are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.363/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Carolina at Charlotte ends up costing a student $7,644/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|