Advertising in North Carolina

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Schools Offering Advertising Programs in North Carolina


Each year, roughly 0.1% of North Carolina students graduate with degrees in advertising. In other words, every year an estimated 135 advertisers graduate from North Carolina's 3 advertising schools.

Top Schools

Appalachian State University, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in North Carolina that has a advertising program. It is located in Boone. 125 students graduated with a degree in advertising from Appalachian State University in 2010. The tuition rate at Appalachian State University was $5,251 per year.

The second-ranked school in North Carolina that has a advertising program is Campbell University. Campbell University, which was ranked 38th in the country in 2010, is located in Buies Creek. 10 students graduated with degree in advertising from Campbell University in 2010. The tuition rate at Campbell University was $22,520 per year.

The third-ranked school in North Carolina with a advertising program is North Carolina A & T State University, which is located in Greensboro. In 2010, it was ranked 44th nationwide. The tuition rate at North Carolina A & T State University was $4,416 per year.

Cost

Tuition at North Carolina's advertising schools ranges from $22,520 per year to $4,416 per year. But, the average tuition is $10,729 per year. In 2010, the advertising schools that charged the highest tuition rates in North Carolina were:

  1. Campbell University - located in Buies Creek, students are charged $22,520 per year
  2. Appalachian State University - located in Boone, students are charged $5,251 per year
  3. North Carolina A & T State University - located in Greensboro, students are charged $4,416 per year

The following North Carolina advertising schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. North Carolina A & T State University - located in Greensboro, students are charged $4,416 per year
  2. Appalachian State University - located in Boone, students are charged $5,251 per year
  3. Campbell University - located in Buies Creek, students are charged $22,520 per year

An advertising degree from a North Carolina school... what next?

A large number of North Carolina advertising graduates become advertisers. If you decide to work as an advertiser in North Carolina, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 3,930 North Carolina advertisers as of 2010. The largest populations of North Carolina advertisers are working in the following counties:

  1. Anson County - 1,150 advertisers
  2. Franklin County - 520 advertisers
  3. Guilford County - 450 advertisers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of advertisers is expected to grow by 8% by 2018. There are projected to be 5,140 advertisers working in the North Carolina then.

Salary

An advertiser in North Carolina makes an average of $52,350 per year. In 2010, however, some North Carolina advertisers earned as little as less than $16,600 per year or as much as more than $140,500 per year. The following counties in North Carolina have the highest average salaries for advertisers:

  1. Anson County - $62,350 per year
  2. Caswell County - $60,890 per year
  3. Guilford County - $56,520 per year

The following counties in North Carolina have the lowest average salaries for advertisers:

  1. Bladen County - $26,610 per year
  2. Buncombe County - $34,330 per year
  3. Alleghany County - $35,930 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional North Carolina statistics regarding a career in advertising. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as business administration or small business.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Advertising in North Carolina

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,761 miles from location Appalachian State University Boone NC 72.8402 36% 16,968
0 miles from location North Carolina A & T State University Greensboro NC 56.3873 55% 10,614
5,591 miles from location Campbell University Buies Creek NC 62.1054 51% 5,894
 

Curious what studying Advertising gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in North Carolina

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Advertising Sales Agents + 3,930 $52,350 24.4%
2
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers + 1,260 $98,190 4.1%
3
Writers and Authors + 590 $55,460 -23.4%
4
Advertising and Promotions Managers + 390 $98,430 -53.6%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are advertising related jobs in North Carolina