North Carolina contains fourteen schools that offer investment programs. University of North Carolina-Wilmington, the highest-ranking investment school in NC, has a total student population of 12,924 and is the 151st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 investment schools in North Carolina, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wake Forest University comes out as the most expensive ($28,737/yr), with North Carolina A & T State University as the lowest recorded at only $5,860/yr.
Investment students from North Carolina schools who go on to become investment managers, investment bankers, finance analysts, financial planners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Personal financial advisors make on average $94,180 per year and there are about 149,460 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the investment schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from investment, 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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