North Carolina contains ten schools that offer transportation programs. North Carolina A & T State University, the highest-ranking transportation school in NC, has a total student population of 10,614 and is the 495th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 transportation schools in North Carolina, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Piedmont Baptist College and Graduate School comes out as the most expensive ($13,486/yr), with Elizabeth City State University as the lowest recorded at only $3,335/yr.
Transportation students from North Carolina schools who go on to become transportation directors, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, train engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 92,380 people working as transportation, storage, and distribution managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,470. Also, Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks make on average $32,400 per year and there are about 142,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Carolina alone, there are 2,920 employed reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks earning an average yearly salary of $33,070. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers in this state earn $79,040/yr and there are 2,480 employed.
Also, within the transportation schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from transportation, 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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