North Carolina contains 96 schools that offer tax programs. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the highest-ranking tax school in NC, has a total student population of 28,916 and is the 20th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 96 tax schools in North Carolina, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brookstone College comes out as the most expensive ($34,289/yr), with Rowan-Cabarrus Community College as the lowest recorded at only $76/yr.
Tax students from North Carolina schools who go on to become tax preparers, accountants, tax accountants, tax specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 61,130 people working as tax preparers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,060. Also, Tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents make on average $53,800 per year and there are about 69,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Carolina alone, there are 1,340 employed tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents earning an average yearly salary of $48,360. Tax preparers in this state earn $28,650/yr and there are 1,180 employed.
Also, within the tax schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from tax, 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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