North Carolina contains nineteen schools that offer home inspection programs. University of Georgia, the highest-ranking home inspection school in NC, has a total student population of 34,885 and is the 38th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 19 home inspection schools in North Carolina, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cornell University comes out as the most expensive ($26,242/yr), with Putnam Career and Technical Center as the lowest recorded at only $2,184/yr.
Home Inspection students from North Carolina schools who go on to become home inspectors, real estate inspectors, housing quality standard inspectors, housing inspectors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 90,730 people working as construction and building inspectors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,550. Also, Fire inspectors and investigators make on average $56,310 per year and there are about 12,180 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Carolina alone, there are 500 employed fire inspectors and investigators earning an average yearly salary of $48,820. Construction and building inspectors in this state earn $49,760/yr and there are 2,680 employed.
Also, within the home inspection schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from home inspection, there are 6640 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,218 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,155, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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