Workforce & Training
A Right-to-Work State
North Carolina is an “at-will” employment state and one of 23 states with a “right-to-work” law. The most recent numbers reveal the State of North Carolina has the lowest unionization rate in the nation (1.9%).
Within North Carolina's Southeast Region:
- 13 Community Colleges
- 42,000+ students
- More than 5,100 certificates and 5,500 Associate's degrees were awarded in 2014-'15