North Carolina contains three schools that offer pharmacology programs. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the highest-ranking pharmacology school in NC, has a total student population of 28,916 and is the 20th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 pharmacology schools in North Carolina, only 2 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 East Carolina University as the lowest recorded at only $7,646/yr.
Pharmacology students from North Carolina schools who go on to become pharmacy technicians, pharmacists, pharmacologists, pharmacy professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 331,890 people working as pharmacy technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $28,940.
Also, within the pharmacology schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from pharmacology, 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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