Liberal Arts Schools In North Carolina

There are 99 accredited liberal arts schools in North Carolina for faculty who teach liberal arts classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in North Carolina, and the future trends in liberal arts training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. College of the Albemarle

    1208 N Road St, Elizabeth City, North Carolina 27906-2327

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  2. South Piedmont Community College

    680 Highway 74 West, Polkton, North Carolina 28135

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  3. Appalachian State University

    Boone, North Carolina 28608

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  4. Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

    340 Victoria Rd, Asheville, North Carolina 28801-4897

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  5. Barton College

    200 ACC Drive NE, Wilson, North Carolina 27893-7000

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  6. Beaufort County Community College

    5337 Highway 264 East, Washington, North Carolina 27889

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  7. Belmont Abbey College

    100 Belmont-Mt Holly Road, Belmont, North Carolina 28012-1802

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  8. Bladen Community College

    7418 NC Hwy 41 West, Dublin, North Carolina 28332

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  9. Blue Ridge Community College in Flat Rock

    180 West Campus Drive, Flat Rock, North Carolina 28731-4728

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  10. Brevard College

    One Brevard College Drive, Brevard, North Carolina 28712

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  11. Brunswick Community College

    50 College Rd, Bolivia, North Carolina 28422-9021

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  12. Cabarrus College of Health Sciences

    401 Medical Park Drive, Concord, North Carolina 28025-3959

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  13. Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

    2855 Hickory Blvd., Hudson, North Carolina 28638

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  14. Campbell University

    450 Leslie Campbell Ave, Buies Creek, North Carolina 27506

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  15. Cape Fear Community College

    411 North Front Street, Wilmington, North Carolina 28401-3910

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  16. Carteret Community College

    3505 Arendell St, Morehead City, North Carolina 28557-2989

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  17. Catawba Valley Community College

    2550 Hwy 70 SE, Hickory, North Carolina 28602-0699

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  18. Central Carolina Community College

    1105 Kelly Dr, Sanford, North Carolina 27330-9840

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  19. Central Piedmont Community College

    1201 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, North Carolina 28204

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  20. Chowan University

    One University Place, Murfreesboro, North Carolina 27855

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  21. Cleveland Community College

    137 S Post Rd, Shelby, North Carolina 28152-6224

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  22. Coastal Carolina Community College

    444 Western Blvd, Jacksonville, North Carolina 28546-6816

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  23. Craven Community College

    800 College Ct, New Bern, North Carolina 28562-4900

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  24. Davidson County Community College

    297 Davidson Community College Rd, Thomasville, North Carolina 27360-7385

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  25. Davidson College

    102 N. Main Street, Davidson, North Carolina 28035

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  26. Duke University

    103 Allen Bldg, Durham, North Carolina 27708

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  27. Durham Technical Community College

    1637 Lawson St, Durham, North Carolina 27703-5023

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  28. East Carolina University

    East 5th Street, Greenville, North Carolina 27858-4353

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  29. Edgecombe Community College

    2009 W Wilson St, Tarboro, North Carolina 27886

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  30. Elon University

    100 Campus Drive, Elon, North Carolina 27244-2010

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  31. Fayetteville Technical Community College

    2201 Hull Rd, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28303-0236

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  32. Forsyth Technical Community College

    2100 Silas Creek Pky, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27103-5197

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  33. Gaston College

    201 Hwy 321 S, Dallas, North Carolina 28034

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  34. Greensboro College

    815 W Market St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401-1875

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  35. Guilford College

    5800 W Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, North Carolina 27410-4108

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  36. Guilford Technical Community College

    601 High Point Rd, Jamestown, North Carolina 27282

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  37. Halifax Community College

    100 College Drive, Weldon, North Carolina 27890

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  38. Haywood Community College

    185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, North Carolina 28721-9901

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  39. High Point University

    833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, North Carolina 27262-3598

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  40. Isothermal Community College

    286 ICC Loop Road, Spindale, North Carolina 28160-0804

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  41. James Sprunt Community College

    133 James Sprunt Drive, Kenansville, North Carolina 28349

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  42. Johnson C Smith University

    100 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte, North Carolina 28216-5398

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  43. Johnston Community College

    245 College Road, Smithfield, North Carolina 27577-2350

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  44. Lees-McRae College

    275 College Drive, Banner Elk, North Carolina 28604-0128

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  45. Lenoir Community College

    231 Highway 58 South, Kinston, North Carolina 28502-0188

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  46. Lenoir-Rhyne University

    625 7th Avenue NE, Hickory, North Carolina 28601

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  47. Livingstone College

    701 W Monroe St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

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  48. Louisburg College

    501 N. Main St., Louisburg, North Carolina 27549-2399

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  49. Martin Community College

    1161 Kehukee Pk Rd, Williamston, North Carolina 27892-9988

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  50. Mayland Community College

    200 Mayland Drive, Spruce Pine, North Carolina 28777

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  51. McDowell Technical Community College

    54 College Drive, Marion, North Carolina 28752-8728

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  52. Methodist University

    5400 Ramsey St, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28311-1420

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  53. Mitchell Community College

    500 W Broad Street, Statesville, North Carolina 28677-5293

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  54. Montgomery Community College

    1011 Page St, Troy, North Carolina 27371

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  55. Montreat College

    310 Gaither Circle, Box 1267, Montreat, North Carolina 28757-1267

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  56. Mount Olive College

    634 Henderson St, Mount Olive, North Carolina 28365-0919

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  57. Nash Community College

    522 N. Old Carriage Road, Rocky Mount, North Carolina 27804

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  58. North Carolina A & T State University

    1601 E Market St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27411

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  59. University of North Carolina at Asheville

    One University Hts, Asheville, North Carolina 28804-8510

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  60. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    103 South Bldg Cb 9100, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599

    29 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  61. University of North Carolina at Charlotte

    9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, North Carolina 28223-0001

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  62. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

    1000 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27402-6170

    190 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  63. North Carolina State University at Raleigh

    2101 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695-7001

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  64. University of North Carolina-Wilmington

    601 South College Road, Wilmington, North Carolina 28403-5963

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  65. Pamlico Community College

    5049 Hwy 306 South, Grantsboro, North Carolina 28529

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  66. Peace College

    15 E Peace St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604-1194

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  67. Pfeiffer University

    48380 Hwy 52n, Misenheimer, North Carolina 28109-0960

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  68. Piedmont Community College

    1715 College Dr, Roxboro, North Carolina 27573

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  69. Pitt Community College

    1986 Pitt Tech Road, Winterville, North Carolina 28590

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  70. Randolph Community College

    629 Industrial Pk Ave, Asheboro, North Carolina 27205

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  71. Richmond Community College

    1042 W Hamlet Ave, Hamlet, North Carolina 28345-1189

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  72. Roanoke-Chowan Community College

    109 Community College Rd, Ahoskie, North Carolina 27910-9522

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  73. Robeson Community College

    5160 Fayetteville Rd, Lumberton, North Carolina 28360

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  74. Rockingham Community College

    Hwy 65w County Home Rd, Wentworth, North Carolina 27375-0038

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  75. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

    1333 Jake Alexander Blvd, Salisbury, North Carolina 28146-1595

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  76. Saint Augustines College

    1315 Oakwood Avenue, Raleigh, North Carolina 27610-2298

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  77. Salem College

    601 S Church St, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27101

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  78. Sampson Community College

    Highway 24 West, Clinton, North Carolina 28329-0318

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  79. Sandhills Community College

    3395 Airport Rd, Pinehurst, North Carolina 28374

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  80. Shaw University

    118 East South Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601

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  81. St Andrews Presbyterian College

    1700 Dogwood Mile, Laurinburg, North Carolina 28352

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  82. Southeastern Community College in Whiteville

    4564 Chadbourn Hwy, Whiteville, North Carolina 28472-5422

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  83. Southwestern Community College in Sylva

    447 College Dr, Sylva, North Carolina 28779

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  84. Stanly Community College

    141 College Drive, Albemarle, North Carolina 28001

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  85. Surry Community College

    630 S. Main St., Dobson, North Carolina 27017-8432

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  86. Alamance Community College

    1247 Jimmie Kerr Road, Graham, North Carolina 27253-8000

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  87. Tri-County Community College

    21 Campus Circle, Murphy, North Carolina 28906

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  88. Vance-Granville Community College

    200 Community College Road, Henderson, North Carolina 27536

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  89. Wake Forest University

    1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27106

    25 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  90. Wake Technical Community College

    9101 Fayetteville Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603-5696

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  91. Warren Wilson College

    701 Warren Wilson Rd, Swannanoa, North Carolina 28778-2099

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  92. Wayne Community College

    3000 Wayne Memorial Dr, Goldsboro, North Carolina 27533-8002

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  93. Western Piedmont Community College

    1001 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, North Carolina 28655-4511

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  94. Wilkes Community College

    1328 South Collegiate Dr, Wilkesboro, North Carolina 28697

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  95. Wilson Community College

    902 Herring Ave, Wilson, North Carolina 27893-3310

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  96. Wingate University

    220 North Camden Road, Wingate, North Carolina 28174-0159

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  97. Winston-Salem State University

    601 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27110-0001

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  98. Western Carolina University

    Cullowhee, North Carolina 28723-9646

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  99. Strayer University-North Carolina

    4 Copley Pkwy, Morrisville, North Carolina 27560

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Cities

  1. Liberal Arts Schools in Raleigh, NC5 Schools
  2. Liberal Arts Schools in Greensboro, NC4 Schools
  3. Liberal Arts Schools in Winston-Salem, NC3 Schools
  4. Liberal Arts Schools in Charlotte, NC3 Schools
  5. Liberal Arts Schools in Salisbury, NC2 Schools
  6. Liberal Arts Schools in Wilmington, NC2 Schools
  7. Liberal Arts Schools in Durham, NC2 Schools
  8. Liberal Arts Schools in Fayetteville, NC2 Schools
  9. Liberal Arts Schools in Wilson, NC2 Schools
  10. Liberal Arts Schools in Hickory, NC2 Schools
  11. Liberal Arts Schools in Asheville, NC2 Schools
  12. Liberal Arts Schools in Goldsboro, NC1 Schools
  13. Liberal Arts Schools in Elizabeth City, NC1 Schools
  14. Liberal Arts Schools in Hamlet, NC1 Schools
  15. Liberal Arts Schools in Banner Elk, NC1 Schools
  16. Liberal Arts Schools in Murphy, NC1 Schools
  17. Liberal Arts Schools in Henderson, NC1 Schools
  18. Liberal Arts Schools in Ahoskie, NC1 Schools
  19. Liberal Arts Schools in Kenansville, NC1 Schools
  20. Liberal Arts Schools in Boone, NC1 Schools
  21. Liberal Arts Schools in Dobson, NC1 Schools
  22. Liberal Arts Schools in Louisburg, NC1 Schools
  23. Liberal Arts Schools in Albemarle, NC1 Schools
  24. Liberal Arts Schools in Laurinburg, NC1 Schools
  25. Liberal Arts Schools in Statesville, NC1 Schools
  26. Liberal Arts Schools in Morrisville, NC1 Schools
  27. Liberal Arts Schools in Belmont, NC1 Schools
  28. Liberal Arts Schools in Lumberton, NC1 Schools
  29. Liberal Arts Schools in Hudson, NC1 Schools
  30. Liberal Arts Schools in Concord, NC1 Schools
  31. Liberal Arts Schools in Mount Olive, NC1 Schools
  32. Liberal Arts Schools in Morganton, NC1 Schools
  33. Liberal Arts Schools in Asheboro, NC1 Schools
  34. Liberal Arts Schools in Roxboro, NC1 Schools
  35. Liberal Arts Schools in Dallas, NC1 Schools
  36. Liberal Arts Schools in Pinehurst, NC1 Schools
  37. Liberal Arts Schools in Wilkesboro, NC1 Schools
  38. Liberal Arts Schools in Graham, NC1 Schools
  39. Liberal Arts Schools in Smithfield, NC1 Schools
  40. Liberal Arts Schools in Davidson, NC1 Schools
  41. Liberal Arts Schools in Brevard, NC1 Schools
  42. Liberal Arts Schools in High Point, NC1 Schools
  43. Liberal Arts Schools in Misenheimer, NC1 Schools
  44. Liberal Arts Schools in Bolivia, NC1 Schools
  45. Liberal Arts Schools in Clyde, NC1 Schools
  46. Liberal Arts Schools in Jamestown, NC1 Schools
  47. Liberal Arts Schools in Rocky Mount, NC1 Schools
  48. Liberal Arts Schools in Polkton, NC1 Schools
  49. Liberal Arts Schools in Whiteville, NC1 Schools
  50. Liberal Arts Schools in Cullowhee, NC1 Schools
  51. Liberal Arts Schools in Sanford, NC1 Schools
  52. Liberal Arts Schools in Greenville, NC1 Schools
  53. Liberal Arts Schools in Shelby, NC1 Schools
  54. Liberal Arts Schools in Kinston, NC1 Schools
  55. Liberal Arts Schools in Flat Rock, NC1 Schools
  56. Liberal Arts Schools in Thomasville, NC1 Schools
  57. Liberal Arts Schools in Murfreesboro, NC1 Schools
  58. Liberal Arts Schools in Spindale, NC1 Schools
  59. Liberal Arts Schools in Grantsboro, NC1 Schools
  60. Liberal Arts Schools in Marion, NC1 Schools
  61. Liberal Arts Schools in Troy, NC1 Schools
  62. Liberal Arts Schools in Tarboro, NC1 Schools
  63. Liberal Arts Schools in Wingate, NC1 Schools
  64. Liberal Arts Schools in Jacksonville, NC1 Schools
  65. Liberal Arts Schools in Montreat, NC1 Schools
  66. Liberal Arts Schools in Wentworth, NC1 Schools
  67. Liberal Arts Schools in Washington, NC1 Schools
  68. Liberal Arts Schools in Morehead City, NC1 Schools
  69. Liberal Arts Schools in Spruce Pine, NC1 Schools
  70. Liberal Arts Schools in Weldon, NC1 Schools
  71. Liberal Arts Schools in New Bern, NC1 Schools
  72. Liberal Arts Schools in Swannanoa, NC1 Schools
  73. Liberal Arts Schools in Buies Creek, NC1 Schools
  74. Liberal Arts Schools in Williamston, NC1 Schools
  75. Liberal Arts Schools in Clinton, NC1 Schools
  76. Liberal Arts Schools in Winterville, NC1 Schools
  77. Liberal Arts Schools in Sylva, NC1 Schools
  78. Liberal Arts Schools in Chapel Hill, NC1 Schools
  79. Liberal Arts Schools in Dublin, NC1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

North Carolina Vs. National Liberal Arts Employment

North Carolina 3,100
National 69,880

Approximately 4% of the country's liberal arts professionals work in North Carolina state.

Employment Growth for Liberal arts professionals In North Carolina

2,490 2,450 2,480 2,670 3,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The number of liberal arts professionals is growing in North Carolina. In 2010 there were 610 more liberal arts professionals working in North Carolina than there were in 2006. Thus, in North Carolina, this field has grown by 24% in four years. This is faster than the trend for liberal arts professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of liberal arts professionals has grown by 18% between 2006 and 2010.

Liberal Arts VS. All Professions salaries in North Carolina

$52,260 $53,370 $55,860 $56,710 $61,770
$42,193 $43,618 $45,387 $46,982 $48,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The salaries paid to liberal arts professionals are growing in North Carolina. Liberal arts professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $52,260 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $61,770 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in North Carolina

10th percentile
$37,410
25th percentile
$45,000
50th percentile
$57,190
75th percentile
$71,190
90th percentile
$89,430

Thus, liberal arts professionals' salaries grew by 15% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of North Carolina, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of liberal arts. The pay differential between the highest paid liberal arts professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 139%

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in North Carolina

English
$56,683
History
$51,985
Liberal Arts
$61,770
Math
$88,402
Music
$20,900

In North Carolina, liberal arts professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts programs available for each degree type for all schools in North Carolina

associate
137
bachelor
50
master
11
doctor
2
Certificate
61
Total261

The number of students graduating from the 99 accredited liberal arts schools in North Carolina is increasing. In 2006 there were 6,136 liberal arts graduates from liberal arts courses in North Carolina and in 2010 there were 8,754 graduates.

Thus there was a 43% percent increase in the number of liberal arts school degree or certificate graduates in North Carolina. 52% of these graduates received a associate's degree in liberal arts.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in North Carolina

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