You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.
Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.
But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
North Carolina State University at Raleigh offers 19 Business degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 1,373 Business students graduated with students earning 914 Bachelor's degrees, 438 Master's degrees, and 21 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh, NC||21 : 1||36,304|
|Wake Technical Community College Raleigh, NC||38 : 1||22,003|
|Strayer University-North Carolina Morrisville, NC||1,053 : 1||6,318|
|Johnston Community College Smithfield, NC||36 : 1||4,054|
|Meredith College Raleigh, NC||14 : 1||1,810|
|William Peace University Raleigh, NC||23 : 1||889|
|Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary Wake Forest, NC||56 : 1||3,164|
|Saint Augustine's University Raleigh, NC||13 : 1||899|
|Shaw University Raleigh, NC||20 : 1||1,291|
|Louisburg College Louisburg, NC||17 : 1||556|