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Liberal Arts General Studies Schools in North Carolina

17,759 Liberal Arts students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Liberal Arts General Studies is the 1st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in North Carolina

Liberal Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 16,562
Bachelor’s Degree 929
Master’s Degree 106
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 87
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 75
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 75

Gender Distribution

In North Carolina, a liberal arts major is more popular with women than with men.

Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of liberal arts majors in North Carolina is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.4%
  • Black or African American: 16.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.2%
  • White: 60.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 7.4%
Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Liberal Arts General Studies Grads in North Carolina

5,220 people in the state and 183,750 in the nation are employed in jobs related to liberal arts.

Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs in North Carolina

Liberal Arts grads earn an average of $70,590 in the state and $76,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 96 colleges in North Carolina that offer liberal arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

1,484 Degrees in Major Awarded
21,872 Total Students

54% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 45% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,429.

1,251 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,824 Total Students

65% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $22,800 after graduation. 30% of the teachers are full time.

928 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,534 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. 82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,975.

839 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,378 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,000 a year. This public school has an average net price of $9,277. 65% of students get financical aid.

641 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,355 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,809. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

572 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,520 Total Students

A typical student attending Guilford Technical Community College will pay a net price of $8,893. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time.

479 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,864 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. 62% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $20,300 a year.

#8

Pitt Community College

Winterville
478 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,185 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $5,390. 37% of the teachers are full time. 82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

475 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,779 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 19%. 77% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

445 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,581 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 32%. This public school has an average net price of $2,590. In their early career, CCCTI grads earn an average salary of $23,700.

Liberal Arts General Studies Careers in NC

Some of the careers liberal arts majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Professors 9% $60,130

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