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Culinary Arts Schools in North Carolina

1,082 students earned Culinary Arts degrees in North Carolina in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Culinary Arts is the 7th most popular major out of a total 44 majors commonly available.

Gender Distribution

In North Carolina, a culinary arts major is more popular with women than with men.

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Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of culinary arts majors in North Carolina is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.4%
  • Black or African American: 36.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.9%
  • White: 45.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 7.8%
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Jobs for Culinary Arts Grads in North Carolina

132,080 people in the state and 4,290,110 in the nation are employed in jobs related to culinary arts.

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Wages for Culinary Arts Jobs in North Carolina

A typical salary for a culinary arts grad in the state is $29,070, compared to a typical salary of $33,210 nationwide.

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There are 27 colleges in North Carolina that offer culinary arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

324 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
1,523 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. The 7.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. In their early career, JWU Charlotte grads earn an average salary of $31,900.

121 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,646 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,800 after graduation. A typical student attending Central Piedmont Community College will pay a net price of $6,325. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

107 Degrees in Major Awarded
22,003 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 45%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 54% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,021 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,975. 39% of the teachers are full time. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

58 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,797 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,317. The full-time teacher rate is 32%.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,070 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,000 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 77% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,003 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,729. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,526 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,692 Total Students

A typical student attending Wilkes Community College will pay a net price of $4,585. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,300 a year. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,226 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 26%. 58% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,414 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 61% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $5,206.

Culinary Arts Careers in NC

Some of the careers culinary arts majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Restaurant Cooks 16% $23,630
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 13% $31,850
Chefs and Head Cooks 13% $47,070
Bartenders 12% $19,980
Food Service Managers 11% $55,980
Bakers 11% $24,140
Institution and Cafeteria Cooks 10% $24,600
Butchers and Meat Cutters 10% $31,750
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 7% $28,990

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to culinary arts.

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Cosmetology 2,732
Funeral & Mortuary Science 114

View all majors related to Culinary Arts

View Nationwide Culinary Arts Report

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