Mechanical Engineering Schools In North Carolina

There are 34 accredited mechanical engineering schools in North Carolina for faculty who teach mechanical engineering classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mechanical engineering in the state of North Carolina, which encompasses mechanical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Mechanical Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering


Schools

  1. South Piedmont Community College

    680 Highway 74 West, Polkton, North Carolina 28135

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  2. Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

    340 Victoria Rd, Asheville, North Carolina 28801-4897

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  3. Beaufort County Community College

    5337 Highway 264 East, Washington, North Carolina 27889

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  4. Blue Ridge Community College in Flat Rock

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

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  5. Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

    2855 Hickory Blvd., Hudson, North Carolina 28638

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  6. Cape Fear Community College

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

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  7. Catawba Valley Community College

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

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  8. Central Carolina Community College

    1105 Kelly Dr, Sanford, North Carolina 27330-9840

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  9. Central Piedmont Community College

    1201 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, North Carolina 28204

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  10. Cleveland Community College

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

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  11. Craven Community College

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

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  12. Duke University

    103 Allen Bldg, Durham, North Carolina 27708

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  13. Edgecombe Community College

    2009 W Wilson St, Tarboro, North Carolina 27886

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  14. Fayetteville Technical Community College

    2201 Hull Rd, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28303-0236

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  15. Forsyth Technical Community College

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

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  16. Gaston College

    201 Hwy 321 S, Dallas, North Carolina 28034

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  17. Guilford Technical Community College

    601 High Point Rd, Jamestown, North Carolina 27282

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  18. Haywood Community College

    185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, North Carolina 28721-9901

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  19. Isothermal Community College

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

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  20. Lenoir Community College

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

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  21. Mayland Community College

    200 Mayland Drive, Spruce Pine, North Carolina 28777

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  22. Mitchell Community College

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

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  23. North Carolina A & T State University

    1601 E Market St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27411

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  24. University of North Carolina at Charlotte

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

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  25. North Carolina State University at Raleigh

    2101 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695-7001

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  26. Piedmont Community College

    1715 College Dr, Roxboro, North Carolina 27573

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  27. Pitt Community College

    1986 Pitt Tech Road, Winterville, North Carolina 28590

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  28. Richmond Community College

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

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  29. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

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

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  30. Vance-Granville Community College

    200 Community College Road, Henderson, North Carolina 27536

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  31. Wake Technical Community College

    9101 Fayetteville Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603-5696

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  32. Wayne Community College

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

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  33. Western Piedmont Community College

    1001 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, North Carolina 28655-4511

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  34. Wilson Community College

    902 Herring Ave, Wilson, North Carolina 27893-3310

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Cities

  1. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Raleigh, NC2 Schools
  2. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Charlotte, NC2 Schools
  3. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Winterville, NC1 Schools
  4. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Roxboro, NC1 Schools
  5. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Hickory, NC1 Schools
  6. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Durham, NC1 Schools
  7. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Statesville, NC1 Schools
  8. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Tarboro, NC1 Schools
  9. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Hudson, NC1 Schools
  10. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Washington, NC1 Schools
  11. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Morganton, NC1 Schools
  12. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Wilson, NC1 Schools
  13. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Clyde, NC1 Schools
  14. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Dallas, NC1 Schools
  15. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Flat Rock, NC1 Schools
  16. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Polkton, NC1 Schools
  17. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Spruce Pine, NC1 Schools
  18. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Shelby, NC1 Schools
  19. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Asheville, NC1 Schools
  20. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Winston-Salem, NC1 Schools
  21. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Spindale, NC1 Schools
  22. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Salisbury, NC1 Schools
  23. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Jamestown, NC1 Schools
  24. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Fayetteville, NC1 Schools
  25. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Sanford, NC1 Schools
  26. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Hamlet, NC1 Schools
  27. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Greensboro, NC1 Schools
  28. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Wilmington, NC1 Schools
  29. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Goldsboro, NC1 Schools
  30. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Kinston, NC1 Schools
  31. Mechanical Engineering Schools in Henderson, NC1 Schools
  32. Mechanical Engineering Schools in New Bern, NC1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

North Carolina Vs. National Mechanical Engineering Employment

North Carolina 11,440
National 549,180

Of all of the mechanical engineering professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of North Carolina.

Employment Growth for Mechanical engineering professionals In North Carolina

8,530 9,730 10,180 11,140 11,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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Mechanical Engineering is a growing field in North Carolina. There were 2,910 more mechanical engineering professionals working in North Carolina in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 34% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the national trend for mechanical engineering professionals which shows a 4% decrease in the number of mechanical engineering professionals working around the nation.

Mechanical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in North Carolina

$56,616 $58,868 $61,354 $62,586 $61,554
$42,193 $43,618 $45,387 $46,982 $48,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In North Carolina, as the number of mechanical engineering professionals is growing, the salaries earned by mechanical engineering professionals are increasing. Mechanical engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $56,616 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $61,554 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in North Carolina

10th percentile
$38,324
25th percentile
$46,790
50th percentile
$59,374
75th percentile
$73,994
90th percentile
$90,372

This represents a growth in salaries of 8%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of mechanical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid mechanical engineering professionals earning 136% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in North Carolina state.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in North Carolina

Civil Engineering
$55,643
Drafting
$52,200
Electrical Engineering
$67,900
Industrial Design
$67,850
Mechanical Engineering
$61,554
Physics
$130,120

In North Carolina, mechanical engineering professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in North Carolina

associate
32
bachelor
5
master
4
doctor
4
Certificate
44
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As the number of mechanical engineering professionals is increasing in North Carolina state, the number of students graduating from the 34 accredited mechanical engineering schools in North Carolina state is also increasing. In North Carolina, there were 572 graduates in 2006. And there were 750 graduates from mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of mechanical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in North Carolina by 31%. Most of these graduates, or 49%, earned a undergraduate certificate in mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in North Carolina

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