North Carolina contains five schools that offer photography programs. School of Communication Arts, the highest-ranking photography school in NC, has a total student population of 346 and is the 3595th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 photography schools in North Carolina, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, School of Communication Arts comes out as the most expensive ($25,171/yr), with Catawba Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,186/yr.
Photography students from North Carolina schools who go on to become photogrammetric compilation specialists, photographers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 57,760 people working as photographers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,370.
Also, within the photography schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from photography, 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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