Rocky Mount, NC (population: 57,428) has two internet schools within its city limits. North Carolina Wesleyan College, the highest ranked school in the city with an internet program, has a total student population of 1,449. It is the 4923rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 95th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
Internet students from Rocky Mount schools who go on to become web designers, network engineers, internet technologists, internet technology developers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Interior designers make on average $51,990 per year and there are about 46,010 of them employed in the US today.
Rocky Mount lies in Edgecombe county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Rocky Mount area has 58,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $16.12/hr average worker wage, and a $33,530 average annual salary.
Of the 2 internet schools in Rocky Mount, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Carolina Wesleyan College comes out as the most expensive ($15,750/yr) for internet students, with Nash Community College as the lowest, reported at only $481/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Rocky Mount|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||68.9 miles|
|New Bern||NC||-||1||11.0361||45||73.0 miles|