There are schools offering carpentry programs in North Carolina!
Schools Offering Carpentry Programs in North Carolina
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Pamlico Community College, which is located in Grantsboro, is the top-ranked school in North Carolina that has a carpentry program. It received a ranking of 68th in the country in 2010. 19 students graduated with a certificate in carpentry from Pamlico Community College in 2010. Tuition at Pamlico Community College was $1,843 per year.
Haywood Community College, which is located in Clyde, is the second-ranked school in North Carolina that has a carpentry program. It received a ranking of 81st in the country in 2010. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Haywood Community College carpentry program. Students at Haywood Community College paid $1,909 per year in tuition fees.
Mayland Community College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in North Carolina that has a carpentry program. It is located in Spruce Pine. In 2010, 14 students graduated from Mayland Community College carpentry program. Students at Mayland Community College paid $1,904 per year in tuition fees.
If you choose to attend a North Carolina carpentry school, average tuition will be $1,846 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,454 per year to $2,132 per year. In 2010, the carpentry schools that charged the highest tuition rates in North Carolina were:
- Robeson Community College - located in Lumberton, students are charged $2,132 per year
- Guilford Technical Community College - located in Jamestown, students are charged $1,981 per year
- Cape Fear Community College - located in Wilmington, students are charged $1,941 per year
The carpentry schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in North Carolina were:
- Vance-Granville Community College - located in Henderson, students are charged $1,454 per year
- Forsyth Technical Community College - located in Winston Salem, students are charged $1,524 per year
- Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College - located in Asheville, students are charged $1,609 per year
A carpentry certificate from a North Carolina school... what next?
The highest percentage of carpentry graduates in North Carolina pursue careers as a carpenter. In 2010, there were 15,210 carpenters working in North Carolina. The North Carolina counties with the largest populations of carpenters are:
- Anson County - 2,350 carpenters
- Alleghany County - 1,890 carpenters
- Franklin County - 1,740 carpenters
The government projects that by 2018, the number of carpenters in the state of North Carolina will grow to 36,560. This would require a 9% growth in the profession.
A carpenter in North Carolina makes an average of $32,770 per year. In 2010, however, some North Carolina carpenters earned as little as less than $16,990 per year or as much as more than $57,440 per year. The following counties in North Carolina have the highest average salaries for carpenters:
- Onslow County - $41,820 per year
- Brunswick County - $35,510 per year
- Chatham County - $35,410 per year
A carpenter in the following counties in North Carolina make the lowest salaries on average:
- Edgecombe County - $28,430 per year
- Bladen County - $28,660 per year
- Alamance County - $29,680 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional North Carolina statistics regarding a career in carpentry. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as locksmithing or plumbing.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Carpentry in North Carolina
- Certificate in Carpentry in North Carolina
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,662 miles from location||Guilford Technical Community College||Jamestown||NC||11.3471||n/a||13,432|
|5,599 miles from location||Fayetteville Technical Community College||Fayetteville||NC||10.488||n/a||11,203|
|5,682 miles from location||Forsyth Technical Community College||Winston Salem||NC||11.5297||n/a||9,144|
|5,537 miles from location||Cape Fear Community College||Wilmington||NC||12.0971||n/a||9,001|
|5,807 miles from location||Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College||Asheville||NC||14.0717||n/a||7,542|
|5,736 miles from location||Catawba Valley Community College||Hickory||NC||11.2229||n/a||5,528|
|5,631 miles from location||Alamance Community College||Graham||NC||12.1387||n/a||5,508|
|5,615 miles from location||Central Carolina Community College||Sanford||NC||13.3093||n/a||5,381|
|5,625 miles from location||Vance-Granville Community College||Henderson||NC||11.282||n/a||4,645|
|5,745 miles from location||Cleveland Community College||Shelby||NC||10.3646||n/a||4,279|
|5,709 miles from location||Surry Community College||Dobson||NC||13.9158||n/a||3,599|
|5,613 miles from location||Piedmont Community College||Roxboro||NC||12.1911||n/a||2,874|
|5,601 miles from location||Robeson Community College||Lumberton||NC||10.1935||n/a||2,729|
|5,843 miles from location||Southwestern Community College||Sylva||NC||8.88496||n/a||2,698|
|5,656 miles from location||Rockingham Community College||Wentworth||NC||11.7821||n/a||2,636|
|5,798 miles from location||Blue Ridge Community College||Flat Rock||NC||12.7292||n/a||2,488|
|5,827 miles from location||Haywood Community College||Clyde||NC||19.1878||n/a||2,342|
|5,778 miles from location||Mayland Community College||Spruce Pine||NC||15.7602||n/a||1,719|
|5,585 miles from location||Bladen Community College||Dublin||NC||13.1057||n/a||1,708|
|5,774 miles from location||McDowell Technical Community College||Marion||NC||11.0913||n/a||1,556|
|5,503 miles from location||Martin Community College||Williamston||NC||7.91225||n/a||843|
|5,482 miles from location||Pamlico Community College||Grantsboro||NC||31.5281||n/a||518|
Curious what studying Carpentry 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)|
|Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters +||3,070||$29,310||-46.7%|
|Woodworkers, All Other +||70||$31,670||-74.1%|
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