Palatine, IL (population: 67,435) has one business administration school within its city limits. Harper College has a total student population of 15,711. It is the 5198th highest ranked school in the USA and the 198th highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University). To learn more about business administration programs in Palatine, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business administration professors at Harper College such as James Barnes, Fred Bettarelli, Maria Coons, J. Michael Henry, William Jedlicka, and Doug Moreno.
Business Administration students from Palatine schools who go on to become business administration professors, business leaders, business executives, business administrators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 73,790 people working as business teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $83,840. 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 Chicago-Naperville-Joliet Metropolitan area alone, there are 229,060 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average salary of $69,670. Business teachers in this area earn $66,600/yr and there are 1,120 employed.
Palatine lies in Cook county, which is one of the 49 counties in Illinois. Overall, the Chicago-Naperville-Joliet Metropolitan area has 3,669,800 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $24/hr average worker wage, and a $48,910 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Palatine are held by business teachers, and 62/1000 are held by business and financial operations employees.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Harper College ends up costing a student $6,412/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Palatine|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||3.4 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||5.8 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||6.2 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||9.1 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||9.4 miles|
|West Dundee||IL||-||1||23.2604||5||12.5 miles|
|Glendale Heights||IL||-||1||27.7281||3||13.3 miles|
|Carol Stream||IL||40,639||0||-||0||13.9 miles|
|Villa Park||IL||-||2||31.4324||7||15.5 miles|
|Glen Ellyn||IL||-||1||13.8242||100||16.1 miles|
|River Grove||IL||-||1||11.7006||67||16.5 miles|
|Crystal Lake||IL||42,672||3||24.3677||64||17.0 miles|
|River Forest||IL||-||2||45.0836||173||18.7 miles|
|Oak Park||IL||49,270||1||1.32863||0||19.9 miles|
|Downers Grove||IL||49,475||1||0.403237||10||21.5 miles|
|Sugar Grove||IL||-||1||14.036||67||31.8 miles|