New Bern, NC has one social science school within its city limits. Craven Community College has a total student population of 3,458. It is the 5452nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 125th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). To learn more about social science programs in New Bern, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of social science professors at Craven Community College such as Robin Gibson-Brown.
Social Science students from New Bern schools who go on to become social scientists, legislators, politicians, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 29,250 people working as social scientists and related workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $73,450. Also, Sociologists make on average $76,190 per year and there are about 4,430 of them employed in the US today.
New Bern lies in Craven county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area has 195,830 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $15.74/hr average worker wage, and a $32,740 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Craven Community College ends up costing a student $4,388/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from New Bern|
|Morehead City||NC||-||1||9.34196||42||32.2 miles|
|Rocky Mount||NC||57,428||2||10.9274||84||73.0 miles|