Wisconsin contains seventeen schools that offer banking programs. University of Wisconsin-Madison, the highest-ranking banking school in WI, has a total student population of 41,654 and is the 23rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 17 banking schools in Wisconsin, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carthage College comes out as the most expensive ($25,664/yr), with Northeast Wisconsin Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $6,170/yr.
Banking students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 111,820 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $57,460. Financial specialists in this state earn $59,110/yr and there are 1,520 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from banking, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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