California contains 347 schools that offer business and finance programs. University of California-Los Angeles, the highest-ranking business and finance school in CA, has a total student population of 38,550 and is the 7th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 347 business and finance schools in California, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Santa Clara University comes out as the most expensive ($35,245/yr), with California State University-Fullerton as the lowest recorded at only $4,874/yr.
Business and Finance students from California schools who go on to become business and finance professionals, event planners, web developers, SEOs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Wholesale and retail buyers make on average $55,480 per year and there are about 116,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the California alone, there are 15,430 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average yearly salary of $54,740. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $71,650/yr and there are 741,390 employed.
Also, within the business and finance schools in California, the average student population is 4,206 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from business and finance, there are 18354 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,230 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,817, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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