Raleigh, North Carolina has 2 finance schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in finance. Raleigh has a total population of 276,093 and a student population of 57,092. Of these students, 36,081 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Of the 2 finance schools in Raleigh, the largest finance school, by student population, is North Carolina State University at Raleigh. Approximately 41 students graduated in 2010 from North Carolina State University at Raleigh with credentials in finance.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with a finance degree from one of Raleigh's finance schools. Tuition in 2009 at Raleigh's finance schools was $25,387 per year for instate students and $31,630 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Raleigh-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $7,493 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,095.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Raleigh, your job prospects are good. There were 30,380 finance professionals working in North Carolina and 4,760 working in the greater Raleigh area in 2010. The number of finance professionals in Raleigh is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Raleigh is $59,650 per year, which is higher than the average for finance professionals state-wide.
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