North Carolina contains seven schools that offer real estate programs. Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College, the highest-ranking real estate school in NC, has a total student population of 7,542 and is the 4975th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 real estate schools in North Carolina, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southwestern Community College comes out as the most expensive ($8,652/yr), with Forsyth Technical Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,178/yr.
Real Estate students from North Carolina schools who go on to become real estate agents, real estate brokers, real estate managers, real estate analysts, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 151,550 people working as real estate sales agents alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,100. Also, Appraisers and assessors of real estate make on average $53,520 per year and there are about 64,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Carolina alone, there are 1,850 employed appraisers and assessors of real estate earning an average yearly salary of $50,860. Real estate sales agents in this state earn $74,450/yr and there are 4,410 employed.
Also, within the real estate schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from real estate, 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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