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Human Resource Management Schools in North Carolina

In 2018-2019, 295 students earned their HR degrees in NC.

In this state, Human Resource Management is the 10th most popular major out of a total 22 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Human Resource Management Majors in North Carolina

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 164
Master’s Degree 75
Associate’s Degree 38
Post-Master’s Certificate 13
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 13
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 5

Gender Distribution

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

Human Resource Management Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.7%
  • Black or African American: 20.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.1%
  • White: 59.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.1%
  • Other Races: 6.8%
Human Resource Management Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Human Resource Management Grads in North Carolina

36,420 people in the state and 1,325,020 in the nation are employed in jobs related to HR.

Human Resource Management Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Human Resource Management Jobs in North Carolina

In this state, HR grads earn an average of $65,480. Nationwide, they make an average of $70,730.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in North Carolina that offer HR degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

The 1.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. The average student takes 4.09 years to complete their degree at UNC Chapel Hill. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,918.

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

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,607. Most students complete their degree in 4.41 years. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

#3

High Point University

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

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.07 years. 88% of students get financical aid.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
2,805 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. This private school has an average net price of $16,136. In their early career, UMO grads earn an average salary of $34,500.

#5

Meredith College

Raleigh
21 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
1,810 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.17 years to graduate. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $24,366. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
6,318 Total Students

An average student at Strayer University - North Carolina will pay a net price of $24,150. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 47 to 1. 16% of the teachers are full time.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
22,003 Total Students

45% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,429. Graduates earn an average $27,500 after graduation.

#8

Gaston College

Dallas
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,655 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,160. 72% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,021 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,100 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $6,975.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
2,463 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $21,270. Most students complete their degree in 4.12 years. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.40%.

Human Resource Management Careers in NC

Some of the careers HR majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Training and Development Specialists 18% $60,150
Training and Development Managers 15% $111,730
Human Resources Managers 12% $112,520
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 11% $59,780
Human Resources Specialists 8% $59,070
Compensation and Benefits Managers 8% $109,040
Labor Relations Specialists 5% $59,060

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

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
Entrepreneurial Studies 218

View all majors related to Human Resource Management

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