Liberal Arts Schools
In Chapel Hill, North Carolina

There is only one liberal arts school in Chapel Hill for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of liberal arts and liberal arts education in Chapel Hill, which includes liberal arts training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts
  • Masters degree in Liberal Arts
  • PhD degree in Liberal Arts


Professional Trends

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Liberal Arts Employment

Chapel Hill 260
North Carolina 3,100

Of the 3,100 liberal arts professionals employed in North Carolina, 260 work in Chapel Hill. There has been a 4% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals in Chapel Hill between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Chapel Hill has decreased, overall employment in Chapel Hill has increased.

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Liberal Arts employment growth

2,490 2,450 2,480 2,670 3,100
270 230 120 No data 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Chapel Hill

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Chapel Hill

$76,830 $75,230 $89,110 No data $87,870
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Chapel Hill
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chapel Hill

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Chapel Hill have increased. Chapel Hill liberal arts professionals made $87,870 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for liberal arts professionals in Chapel Hill was $76,830 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Chapel Hill.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Chapel Hill

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $69,430 per year in Chapel Hill. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,810 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $149,950 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Chapel Hill

Liberal Arts

Liberal arts professional salaries in Chapel Hill are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Chapel Hill


Many of Chapel Hill's liberal arts professionals are graduates of the only accredited liberal arts school in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Chapel Hill


Chapel Hill's liberal arts schools offer 4 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Chapel Hill


In 2010 approximately 43 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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