Maryland contains nine schools that offer banking programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking banking school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 banking schools in Maryland, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Maryland Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,492/yr), with Baltimore City Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,851/yr.
Banking students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 142,600 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $72,410. Financial specialists in this state earn $64,530/yr and there are 4,730 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from banking, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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