Austin, TX (population: 792,778) has six business administration schools within its city limits. Saint Edward's University, the highest ranked school in the city with a business administration program, has a total student population of 5,293. It is the 242nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 8th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about business administration programs in Austin, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business administration professors at Saint Edward's University such as Leah Brisco, Christopher Burton, Les Carter, Helene Caudill, John Donnellan, and Linda Ford.
Business Administration students from Austin 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 Austin-Round Rock area alone, there are 47,960 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average salary of $63,310. Business teachers in this area earn $136,790/yr and there are 770 employed.
Austin lies in Travis county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Austin-Round Rock area has 769,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $21.72/hr average worker wage, and a $45,180 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.996 out of every 1000 jobs in Austin are held by business teachers, and 62.336/1000 are held by business and financial operations employees.
Of the 6 business administration schools in Austin, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Austin Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,866/yr) for business administration students, with Austin Community College District as the lowest, reported at only $7,469/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Austin|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||14.6 miles|
|San Antonio||TX||1,402,013||34||23.3851||958||74.4 miles|
|College Station||TX||90,406||1||0.218495||0||88.2 miles|