North Carolina contains three schools that offer jewelry design programs. Haywood Community College, the highest-ranking jewelry design school in NC, has a total student population of 2,342 and is the 4179th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 jewelry design schools in North Carolina, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Haywood Community College comes out as the most expensive ($9,465/yr), with Montgomery Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,315/yr.
Jewelry Design students from North Carolina schools who go on to become jewelry designers, craft artists, jewelers, jewelry makers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 23,410 people working as jewelers and precious stone and metal workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,620.
Also, within the jewelry design schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from jewelry design , 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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