Raleigh, NC (population: 421,938) has five entertainment business schools within its city limits. Saint Augustines College, the highest ranked school in the city with an entertainment business program, has a total student population of 1,529. It is the 673rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 27th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). To learn more about entertainment business programs in Raleigh, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of entertainment business professors at Saint Augustines College such as David Washington.
Entertainment Business students from Raleigh schools who go on to become entertainment business workers, entertainers, entertainment business consultants, entertainment business specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 45,080 people working as entertainment attendants and related workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $21,020. Also, Set and exhibit designers make on average $50,600 per year and there are about 7,940 of them employed in the US today.
Raleigh lies in Wake county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Raleigh-Cary area has 499,330 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $20.85/hr average worker wage, and a $43,370 average annual salary.
Of the 5 entertainment business schools in Raleigh, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Raleigh Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,904/yr) for entertainment business students, with Shaw University as the lowest, reported at only $15,124/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Raleigh|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||22.6 miles|
|Rocky Mount||NC||57,428||2||10.9274||84||48.6 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||75.9 miles|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||90.8 miles|