Iowa contains 54 schools that offer business and finance programs. Luther College, the highest-ranking business and finance school in IA, has a total student population of 2,519 and is the 164th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 54 business and finance schools in Iowa, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University-Des Moines Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,020/yr), with Southeastern Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,121/yr.
Business and Finance students from Iowa 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 Iowa alone, there are 1,090 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average yearly salary of $44,910. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $54,790/yr and there are 57,840 employed.
Also, within the business and finance schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from business and finance, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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