North Carolina contains four schools that offer retail programs. Blue Ridge Community College, the highest-ranking retail school in NC, has a total student population of 2,488 and is the 5209th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 retail 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 students from North Carolina schools who go on to become retail workers, retail managers, retail specialists, retail sales managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 4,209,500 people working as retail salespersons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,630. Also, Sales and related employees make on average $36,020 per year and there are about 13,715,050 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Carolina alone, there are 411,320 employed sales and related employees earning an average yearly salary of $33,000. Retail salespersons in this state earn $23,030/yr and there are 127,780 employed.
Also, within the retail schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from retail, 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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