North Carolina contains four schools that offer retail management programs. Blue Ridge Community College, the highest-ranking retail management school in NC, has a total student population of 2,488 and is the 5209th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 retail management schools in North Carolina, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Central Piedmont Community College comes out as the most expensive ($9,798/yr), with Lenoir Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,793/yr.
Retail Management students from North Carolina schools who go on to become retail managers, retail specialists, retail sales managers, retail professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,163,040 people working as firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,130. Also, General and operations managers make on average $110,550 per year and there are about 1,689,680 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Carolina alone, there are 51,270 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $116,390. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this state earn $35,730/yr and there are 47,120 employed.
Also, within the retail management schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from retail management, 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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