Maine contains five schools that offer banking programs. Saint Joseph's College of Maine, the highest-ranking banking school in ME, has a total student population of 2,727 and is the 465th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 banking schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Joseph's College of Maine comes out as the most expensive ($24,897/yr), with Eastern Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,452/yr.
Banking students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 21,000 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $55,320. Financial specialists in this state earn $53,940/yr and there are 520 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from banking, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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