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Fine & Studio Arts Schools in North Carolina

755 students earned Fine Arts degrees in North Carolina in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Fine & Studio Arts is the 44th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Fine & Studio Arts Majors in North Carolina

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 673
Master’s Degree 47
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 13
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 13
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 9
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 9
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 9
Associate’s Degree 8
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 5

Gender Distribution

In North Carolina, a Fine Arts major is more popular with women than with men.

Fine & Studio Arts Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of Fine Arts majors in North Carolina is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.3%
  • Black or African American: 15.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.3%
  • White: 61.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.5%
  • Other Races: 9.0%
Fine & Studio Arts Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Fine & Studio Arts Grads in North Carolina

In this state, there are 32,210 people employed in jobs related to a Fine Arts degree, compared to 1,344,090 nationwide.

Fine & Studio Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Fine & Studio Arts Jobs in North Carolina

In this state, Fine Arts grads earn an average of $47,200. Nationwide, they make an average of $58,370.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 38 colleges in North Carolina that offer Fine Arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
20,106 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.40% which is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.51 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,100 a year.

86 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
28,718 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.52 years. The student loan default rate is 5.60% which is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $34,900 after graduation.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
90% Graduation Rate
30,011 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 67% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.09 years to complete their degree at UNC Chapel Hill. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
29,710 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $35,900 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,943. Most students complete their degree in 4.59 years.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
19,108 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.60%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
3,762 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,400 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending UNCA will pay a net price of $12,794. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.60%.

#7

Wake Forest University

Winston-Salem
37 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
8,401 Total Students

The average student takes 4.06 years to complete their degree at Wake Forest University. 46% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $51,100 after graduation.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
11,639 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.00% which is lower than average. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,607. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
16,747 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 73%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. 76% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#10

Duke University

Durham
26 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
16,606 Total Students

In their early career, Duke grads earn an average salary of $76,300. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,442. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 66% of students receive it.

Fine & Studio Arts Careers in NC

Some of the careers Fine Arts majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Multimedia Artists and Animators 16% $71,270
Artists 12% $58,850
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 11% $61,060
Museum Technicians and Conservators 11% $38,660
Art Directors 11% $88,400
Curators 10% $43,640
High School Teachers 8% $46,760
Fine Artists 7% $43,420
Craft Artists 7% $39,130
Archivists 0% $50,130
Jewelers, Precious Stone and Metal Workers -5% $38,210
Photographers -8% $26,400

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to Fine Arts.

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Design & Applied Arts 1,943
Music 537
Drama & Theater Arts 454
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 255
Dance 142
Arts & Media Management 86
General Visual & Performing Arts 81
Other Visual Art 22

View all majors related to Fine & Studio Arts

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