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Entrepreneurial Studies Schools in North Carolina

In 2018-2019, 218 students earned their Entrepreneurship degrees in NC.

An Entrepreneurial Studies major is the 12th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Entrepreneurial Studies Majors in North Carolina

Entrepreneurship majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 147
Master’s Degree 31
Associate’s Degree 19
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 13
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 6
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 2
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 2

Gender Distribution

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

Entrepreneurial Studies Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 23.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.0%
  • White: 57.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.6%
  • Other Races: 5.5%
Entrepreneurial Studies Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Entrepreneurial Studies Grads in North Carolina

73,580 people in the state and 3,032,370 in the nation are employed in jobs related to entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneurial Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Entrepreneurial Studies Jobs in North Carolina

A typical salary for a entrepreneurship grad in the state is $121,500, compared to a typical salary of $115,590 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 22 colleges in North Carolina that offer entrepreneurship degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
1,523 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,900 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.24 years.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
7,088 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 76%. It takes the average student 4.08 years to graduate. This private institution charges an average net price of $35,160.

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 74% of students receive it. The 6.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.59 years.

#3

High Point University

High Point
27 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
5,330 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $38,877. Most students complete their degree in 4.07 years. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
12,167 Total Students

The 6.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.41 years.

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. It takes the average student 4.51 years to graduate. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 87% of students receive it.

#7

Pitt Community College

Winterville
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,237 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 37%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,000 a year.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
2,742 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,976. 100% of students get financical aid.

#9

Duke University

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

7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $76,300 after earning their degree at this institution. This private school has an average net price of $23,442.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,003 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 68% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, A-B Tech grads earn an average salary of $24,300.

Entrepreneurial Studies Careers in NC

Some of the careers entrepreneurship majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
General and Operations Managers 13% $108,750
Managers 12% $113,560

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

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Business Administration & Management 15,140
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

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