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Business Administration & Management Schools in North Carolina

In 2018-2019, 15,140 students earned their Business Administration degrees in NC.

A Business Administration & Management major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Business Administration & Management Majors in North Carolina

Business Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 5,439
Master’s Degree 3,962
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 3,577
Associate’s Degree 1,818
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 276
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 276
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 66
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 66
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 66
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

In North Carolina, a business administration major is more popular with women than with men.

Business Administration & Management Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business administration majors in North Carolina is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.5%
  • Black or African American: 20.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.8%
  • White: 54.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 7.4%
  • Other Races: 6.6%
Business Administration & Management Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Administration & Management Grads in North Carolina

271,860 people in the state and 9,785,040 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business administration.

Business Administration & Management Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Business Administration & Management Jobs in North Carolina

A typical salary for a business administration grad in the state is $106,640, compared to a typical salary of $103,110 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 115 colleges in North Carolina that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

1,275 Degrees in Major Awarded
90% Graduation Rate
29,877 Total Students

The 1.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.09 years. Graduates earn an average $41,000 after graduation.

1,020 Degrees in Major Awarded
22,003 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 45%. Graduates earn an average $27,500 after graduation. 54% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#3

Duke University

Durham
973 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
16,686 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 93%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $76,300 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.10 years to graduate.

916 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
36,304 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,404. Most students complete their degree in 4.44 years. 88% of the teachers are full time.

823 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
17,499 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $35,000 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $18,910.

632 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,021 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 39%. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

467 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
20,196 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 87% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.51 years to complete their degree at UNC Greensboro. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

449 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
28,651 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,900 a year. 78% of the teachers are full time.

369 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
29,615 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,943. The 6.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,900 a year.

351 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,646 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,800 a year. 65% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 30% are considered full time.

Business Administration & Management Careers in NC

Some of the careers business administration majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Social and Community Service Managers 24% $64,360
Natural Sciences Managers 20% $140,600
Management Analysts 19% $83,700
Computer and Information Systems Managers 19% $135,740
Construction Managers 14% $97,290
Administrative Services Managers 14% $98,260
Artist, Athlete, and Performer Agents and Business Managers 13% $59,380
General and Operations Managers 13% $108,750
Cost Estimators 13% $59,750
Managers 12% $113,560
Sales Managers 11% $131,600
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11% $97,210
Purchasing Managers 10% $109,710
Logisticians 10% $72,550
Retail Sales Supervisors 9% $40,050
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 9% $53,190
Industrial Production Managers 2% $102,450

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to business administration.

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Accounting 3,720
Finance & Financial Management 1,296
Marketing 1,033
Management Sciences & Methods 718
Hospitality Management 464
Business & Commerce 437
Human Resource Management 295
Entrepreneurial Studies 218

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