Hickory is located in Catawba county and has a population of 37,222.
For North Carolina residents, the average tuition for all Hickory science schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,943.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Hickory science schools was $16,004.00.
The average cost of books and supplies for science schools in Hickory is $1,155.00. Students who live on campus while attending a science school in Hickory, can expect to pay an average of $8,540.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,272.00. Students have a choice of one science college in Hickory to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 6 students completed science programs in Hickory.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health||$53,050.00||50|