Maryland contains 52 schools that offer business and finance programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking business and finance school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 52 business and finance schools in Maryland, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Maryland Institute College of Art comes out as the most expensive ($32,712/yr), with Prince George's Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,203/yr.
Business and Finance students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 2,410 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average yearly salary of $54,050. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $72,410/yr and there are 142,600 employed.
Also, within the business and finance schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from business and finance, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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