There are schools offering political science degrees in North Carolina!
Schools Offering Political Science Programs in North Carolina
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Each year, approximately 0.7% of North Carolina graduates receive degrees in political science. That means an estimated 1,484 political scientists graduate from North Carolina's 41 political science schools each year.
Duke University, which was ranked 10th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in North Carolina that has a political science program. It is located in Durham. In 2010, Duke University graduated 154 students from its political science program. Students at Duke University paid $40,243 per year in tuition fees.
The second-ranked school in North Carolina with a political science program is University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which is located in Chapel Hill. In 2010, it was ranked 12th nationwide. 266 students graduated with degree in political science from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2010. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill charged in-state students $6,665 in tuition fees per year.
The third-ranked school in North Carolina that has a political science program is Davidson College. Davidson College, which was ranked 19th in the country in 2010, is located in Davidson. In 2010, 57 students graduated from Davidson College political science program. Students at Davidson College paid $36,683 per year in tuition fees.
Tuition at North Carolina's political science schools ranges from $40,243 per year to $3,476 per year. But, the average tuition is $16,441 per year. In 2010, the following North Carolina political science schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Duke University - located in Durham, students are charged $40,243 per year
- Wake Forest University - located in Winston Salem, students are charged $39,970 per year
- Davidson College - located in Davidson, students are charged $36,683 per year
The political science schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in North Carolina were:
- Fayetteville State University - located in Fayetteville, students are charged $3,476 per year
- Elizabeth City State University - located in Elizabeth City, students are charged $3,640 per year
- Winston-Salem State University - located in Winston Salem, students are charged $4,088 per year
For more data regarding a career in political science in North Carolina and to compare salaries with various related fields such as international business or communications, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Bachelor's Degree in Political Science in North Carolina
- Master's Degree in Political Science in North Carolina
- Doctoral Degree in Political Science in North Carolina
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,590 miles from location||North Carolina State University at Raleigh||Raleigh||NC||80.1149||46%||33,819|
|5,613 miles from location||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill||Chapel Hill||NC||88.0971||53%||28,916|
|5,516 miles from location||East Carolina University||Greenville||NC||67.9538||42%||27,654|
|5,702 miles from location||University of North Carolina at Charlotte||Charlotte||NC||66.4914||39%||24,701|
|5,656 miles from location||University of North Carolina at Greensboro||Greensboro||NC||64.7816||38%||21,306|
|5,761 miles from location||Appalachian State University||Boone||NC||72.8402||36%||16,968|
|5,607 miles from location||Duke University||Durham||NC||90.1777||41%||14,350|
|5,533 miles from location||University of North Carolina-Wilmington||Wilmington||NC||71.9817||38%||12,924|
|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|
|5,605 miles from location||North Carolina Central University||Durham||NC||54.3059||46%||8,587|
|5,683 miles from location||Wake Forest University||Winston Salem||NC||40.8227||30%||7,079|
|5,612 miles from location||University of North Carolina at Pembroke||Pembroke||NC||53.5737||49%||6,661|
|5,679 miles from location||Winston-Salem State University||Winston Salem||NC||52.9978||62%||6,427|
|5,597 miles from location||Fayetteville State University||Fayetteville||NC||49.3718||38%||6,283|
|5,591 miles from location||Campbell University||Buies Creek||NC||62.1054||51%||5,894|
|5,639 miles from location||Elon University||Elon College||NC||73.8091||32%||5,666|
|5,755 miles from location||Gardner-Webb University||Boiling Springs||NC||25.6188||33%||3,909|
|5,807 miles from location||University of North Carolina at Asheville||Asheville||NC||66.7846||33%||3,897|
|5,666 miles from location||High Point University||High Point||NC||60.6052||32%||3,603|
|5,458 miles from location||Elizabeth City State University||Elizabeth City||NC||54.0353||40%||3,264|
|5,661 miles from location||Guilford College||Greensboro||NC||61.7421||19%||2,833|
|5,707 miles from location||Queens University of Charlotte||Charlotte||NC||60.037||24%||2,568|
|5,589 miles from location||Shaw University||Raleigh||NC||18.9782||27%||2,538|
|5,592 miles from location||Meredith College||Raleigh||NC||27.9584||37%||2,262|
|5,597 miles from location||Methodist University||Fayetteville||NC||50.5408||24%||2,183|
|5,678 miles from location||Pfeiffer University||Misenheimer||NC||21.9215||35%||2,015|
|5,710 miles from location||Davidson College||Davidson||NC||81.1072||41%||1,743|
|5,739 miles from location||Lenoir-Rhyne University||Hickory||NC||25.6919||18%||1,674|
|5,720 miles from location||Belmont Abbey College||Belmont||NC||17.8545||31%||1,638|
|5,588 miles from location||Saint Augustines College||Raleigh||NC||47.1426||30%||1,529|
|5,709 miles from location||Johnson C Smith University||Charlotte||NC||21.1162||20%||1,466|
|5,543 miles from location||North Carolina Wesleyan College||Rocky Mount||NC||14.4059||29%||1,449|
|5,691 miles from location||Catawba College||Salisbury||NC||26.0712||40%||1,358|
|5,656 miles from location||Greensboro College||Greensboro||NC||52.8902||23%||1,264|
|5,808 miles from location||Mars Hill College||Mars Hill||NC||20.2932||26%||1,237|
|5,548 miles from location||Barton College||Wilson||NC||20.6472||17%||1,150|
|5,691 miles from location||Livingstone College||Salisbury||NC||39.3027||22%||1,082|
|5,654 miles from location||Bennett College for Women||Greensboro||NC||23.9315||31%||766|
|5,589 miles from location||Peace College||Raleigh||NC||18.661||25%||732|
|5,628 miles from location||St Andrews Presbyterian College||Laurinburg||NC||18.8047||n/a||600|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary +||480||$79,500||-12.7%|
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