River Forest, IL has two business administration schools within its city limits. Dominican University, the highest ranked school in the city with a business administration program, has a total student population of 3,909. It is the 263rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 7th highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University). To learn more about business administration programs in River Forest, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business administration professors at Dominican University such as Anthony Crement, Anne Drougas, Stephen Harrington, Michael Harvey, Arvid Johnson, and Philip Kayman.
Business Administration students from River Forest 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.
River Forest 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 River Forest are held by business teachers, and 62/1000 are held by business and financial operations employees.
Of the 2 business administration schools in River Forest, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dominican University comes out as the most expensive ($18,231/yr) for business administration students, with Concordia University as the lowest, reported at only $17,496/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from River Forest|
|Oak Park||IL||49,270||1||1.32863||0||1.3 miles|
|River Grove||IL||-||1||11.7006||67||2.2 miles|
|Villa Park||IL||-||2||31.4324||7||9.0 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||10.2 miles|
|Downers Grove||IL||49,475||1||0.403237||10||12.6 miles|
|Glen Ellyn||IL||-||1||13.8242||100||13.1 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||13.6 miles|
|Glendale Heights||IL||-||1||27.7281||3||13.7 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||15.8 miles|
|Palos Heights||IL||-||1||26.9291||61||15.9 miles|
|Carol Stream||IL||40,639||0||-||0||16.3 miles|
|Blue Island||IL||-||2||31.6013||8||18.0 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||18.4 miles|
|Orland Park||IL||55,957||1||26.0399||11||20.0 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||20.2 miles|
|Oak Forest||IL||-||1||38.4537||3||20.7 miles|