Kentucky contains seven schools that offer banking programs. Berea College, the highest-ranking banking school in KY, has a total student population of 1,548 and is the 203rd highest ranked school in America.
Banking students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 57,030 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $53,450. Financial specialists in this state earn $51,340/yr and there are 1,970 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from banking, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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