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Schools Offering Electrical Engineering Programs in North Carolina
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Around 0.2% of North Carolina's graduates graduate from electrical engineering degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 538 electrical engineers graduate from North Carolina's 47 electrical engineering schools.
The top-ranked school in North Carolina that has a electrical engineering program is University of North Carolina at Charlotte. University of North Carolina at Charlotte, which was ranked 34th in the country in 2010, is located in Charlotte. In 2010, University of North Carolina at Charlotte graduated 37 students from its electrical engineering program. The tuition rate at University of North Carolina at Charlotte was $5,138 per year.
The second-ranked school in North Carolina that has a electrical engineering program is Western Carolina University. Western Carolina University, which was ranked 39th in the country in 2010, is located in Cullowhee. In 2010, 14 students graduated from Western Carolina University electrical engineering program. Western Carolina University charged in-state students $5,124 in tuition fees per year.
The third-ranked school in North Carolina with a electrical engineering program is North Carolina A & T State University, which is located in Greensboro. In 2010, it was ranked 44th nationwide. 41 students graduated with degree in electrical engineering from North Carolina A & T State University in 2010. North Carolina A & T State University charged in-state students $4,416 in tuition fees per year.
Tuition at North Carolina's electrical engineering schools ranges from $18,048 per year to $1,454 per year. But, the average tuition is $3,687 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at North Carolina electrical engineering schools were charged at the following schools:
- ITT Technical Institute - located in Morrisville, students are charged $18,048 per year
- ITT Technical Institute - located in Charlotte, students are charged $18,048 per year
- ITT Technical Institute-Charlotte South - located in Charlotte, students are charged $18,048 per year
The lowest tuition rates at North Carolina electrical engineering schools were charged at the following schools:
- Vance-Granville Community College - located in Henderson, students are charged $1,454 per year
- Southeastern Community College - located in Whiteville, students are charged $1,455 per year
- Davidson County Community College - located in Thomasville, students are charged $1,466 per year
An electrical engineering degree from a North Carolina school... what next?
The highest percentage of electrical engineering graduates in North Carolina pursue careers as an electrical engineer. North Carolina had 2,230 electrical engineers in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of North Carolina electrical engineers:
- Franklin County - 630 electrical engineers
- Anson County - 610 electrical engineers
- Chatham County - 270 electrical engineers
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 2,890 electrical engineers will be working in North Carolina state. This would require the number of electrical engineers to grow by 1%.
An electrical engineer in North Carolina earns $83,460 per year on average. In 2010, however, some North Carolina electrical engineers earned as little as less than $44,180 per year or as much as more than $136,980 per year. The counties in North Carolina with the highest average salary for an electrical engineer are:
- Brunswick County - $116,010 per year
- Franklin County - $91,500 per year
- Chatham County - $86,540 per year
An electrical engineer in the following counties in North Carolina make the lowest salaries on average:
- Cumberland County - $66,310 per year
- Caswell County - $69,080 per year
- Wayne County - $71,110 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional North Carolina statistics regarding a career in electrical engineering. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as electrical engineering or civil engineering.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering in North Carolina
- Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering in North Carolina
- Certificate in Electrical Engineering in North Carolina
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,702 miles from location||University of North Carolina at Charlotte||Charlotte||NC||66.4914||39%||24,701|
|5,707 miles from location||Central Piedmont Community College||Charlotte||NC||10.9489||n/a||19,364|
|5,591 miles from location||Wake Technical Community College||Raleigh||NC||13.3667||n/a||15,203|
|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|
|0 miles from location||North Carolina A & T State University||Greensboro||NC||56.3873||55%||10,614|
|5,840 miles from location||Western Carolina University||Cullowhee||NC||61.4786||33%||9,429|
|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|
|5,518 miles from location||Pitt Community College||Winterville||NC||9.95751||n/a||7,512|
|5,689 miles from location||Rowan-Cabarrus Community College||Salisbury||NC||20.4266||n/a||7,330|
|5,728 miles from location||Gaston College||Dallas||NC||12.3294||n/a||6,507|
|5,604 miles from location||Durham Technical Community College||Durham||NC||8.76087||n/a||5,578|
|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|
|5,510 miles from location||Coastal Carolina Community College||Jacksonville||NC||11.1007||n/a||5,056|
|5,748 miles from location||Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute||Hudson||NC||13.9257||n/a||4,895|
|5,625 miles from location||Vance-Granville Community College||Henderson||NC||11.282||n/a||4,645|
|5,569 miles from location||Johnston Community College||Smithfield||NC||15.2704||n/a||4,446|
|5,745 miles from location||Cleveland Community College||Shelby||NC||10.3646||n/a||4,279|
|5,675 miles from location||Davidson County Community College||Thomasville||NC||19.4862||n/a||4,101|
|5,709 miles from location||Surry Community College||Dobson||NC||13.9158||n/a||3,599|
|5,548 miles from location||Wayne Community College||Goldsboro||NC||12.3838||n/a||3,585|
|5,525 miles from location||Lenoir Community College||Kinston||NC||8.18783||n/a||3,561|
|5,715 miles from location||Mitchell Community College||Statesville||NC||10.6088||n/a||3,557|
|5,497 miles from location||Craven Community College||New Bern||NC||11.0361||n/a||3,458|
|5,759 miles from location||Western Piedmont Community College||Morganton||NC||13.5299||n/a||3,322|
|5,675 miles from location||Stanly Community College||Albemarle||NC||18.2742||n/a||3,245|
|5,549 miles from location||Nash Community College||Rocky Mount||NC||7.44881||n/a||3,219|
|5,733 miles from location||Wilkes Community College||Wilkesboro||NC||15.1376||n/a||2,855|
|5,843 miles from location||Southwestern Community College||Sylva||NC||8.88496||n/a||2,698|
|5,770 miles from location||Isothermal Community College||Spindale||NC||9.38849||n/a||2,674|
|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|
|5,586 miles from location||Southeastern Community College||Whiteville||NC||29.1421||n/a||2,393|
|5,827 miles from location||Haywood Community College||Clyde||NC||19.1878||n/a||2,342|
|5,642 miles from location||Richmond Community College||Hamlet||NC||9.85851||n/a||1,969|
|5,493 miles from location||Beaufort County Community College||Washington||NC||14.3408||n/a||1,966|
|5,778 miles from location||Mayland Community College||Spruce Pine||NC||15.7602||n/a||1,719|
|5,538 miles from location||Halifax Community College||Weldon||NC||13.6824||n/a||1,711|
|5,711 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Charlotte South||Charlotte||NC||10.7017||100%||815|
|5,707 miles from location||DeVry University-North Carolina||Charlotte||NC||8.76277||85%||726|
|0 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute_High Point||High Point||NC||12.3074||100%||369|
|5,599 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute||Morrisville||NC||10.1873||100%||310|
|5,705 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute||Charlotte||NC||n/a||n/a||148|
Curious what studying Electrical Engineering 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)|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians +||2,780||$52,340||-39.0%|
|Electrical Engineers +||2,230||$83,460||-20.6%|
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