North Carolina contains ten schools that offer reading specialist programs. North Carolina State University at Raleigh, the highest-ranking reading specialist school in NC, has a total student population of 33,819 and is the 70th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 reading specialist schools in North Carolina, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Meredith College comes out as the most expensive ($21,466/yr), with North Carolina A & T State University as the lowest recorded at only $5,860/yr.
Reading Specialist students from North Carolina schools who go on to become reading specialists, teachers, professors, reading teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 65,490 people working as english language and literature teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,860. Also, Teachers and instructors make on average $41,110 per year and there are about 599,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Carolina alone, there are 18,830 employed teachers and instructors earning an average yearly salary of $26,910. English language and literature teachers in this state earn $56,710/yr and there are 2,670 employed.
Also, within the reading specialist schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from reading specialist, 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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