Minnesota contains 21 schools that offer banking programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking banking school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 banking schools in Minnesota, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of St Thomas comes out as the most expensive ($25,679/yr), with Saint Cloud Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,116/yr.
Banking students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 152,970 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $59,770. Financial specialists in this state earn $60,030/yr and there are 5,030 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from banking, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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