Iowa contains twelve schools that offer banking programs. Dordt College, the highest-ranking banking school in IA, has a total student population of 1,322 and is the 295th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 banking schools in Iowa, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Drake University comes out as the most expensive ($23,091/yr), with Western Iowa Tech Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,768/yr.
Banking students from Iowa schools who go on to become bankers, tellers, investment bankers, financial managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 153,720 people working as financial specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,810. Also, Business and financial operations employees make on average $65,900 per year and there are about 6,063,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Iowa alone, there are 57,840 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $54,790. Financial specialists in this state earn $50,350/yr and there are 710 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from banking, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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