Wilmington, NC (population: 102,120) has one finance school within its city limits. University of North Carolina-Wilmington has a total student population of 12,924. It is the 151st highest ranked school in the USA and the 6th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). To learn more about finance programs in Wilmington, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of finance professors at University of North Carolina such as Micheal Barber, Xuan Juan Chen, Cetin Ciner, David Echevarria, Joe Farinella, and Clay Moffett.
Finance students from Wilmington schools who go on to become financial managers, finance analysts, financial planners, corporate finance consultants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 495,180 people working as financial managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $113,730. Also, Budget analysts make on average $69,240 per year and there are about 60,970 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Wilmington area alone, there are 60 employed budget analysts earning an average salary of $50,420. Financial managers in this area earn $102,480/yr and there are 380 employed.
Wilmington lies in New Hanover county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Wilmington area has 139,780 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $17.58/hr average worker wage, and a $36,570 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.736 out of every 1000 jobs in Wilmington are held by financial managers, and 0.456/1000 are held by budget analysts.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Carolina-Wilmington ends up costing a student $8,792/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Wilmington|
|Myrtle Beach||SC||-||3||18.832||7||66.6 miles|
|Morehead City||NC||-||1||9.34196||42||76.3 miles|
|New Bern||NC||-||1||11.0361||45||79.3 miles|