Durham, NC (population: 235,337) has one facilities management school within its city limits. North Carolina Central University has a total student population of 8,587. It is the 545th highest ranked school in the USA and the 19th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). To learn more about facilities management programs in Durham, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of facilities management professors at North Carolina Central University such as Sharron Hunter-Rainey.
Facilities Management students from Durham schools who go on to become janitors, custodians, facility managers, head custodians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,090,400 people working as janitors and cleaners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,120. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Durham area alone, there are 100 employed emergency management specialists earning an average salary of $46,440. Janitors and cleaners in this area earn $21,670/yr and there are 4,200 employed.
Durham lies in Durham county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Durham area has 275,570 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $24.27/hr average worker wage, and a $50,480 average annual salary. Thus, about 15.241 out of every 1000 jobs in Durham are held by janitors and cleaners, and 0.359/1000 are held by emergency management specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Carolina Central University ends up costing a student $5,700/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Durham|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||8.1 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||61.0 miles|
|Rocky Mount||NC||57,428||2||10.9274||84||61.6 miles|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||75.1 miles|