Rhode Island contains thirteen schools that offer business and finance programs. Brown University, the highest-ranking business and finance school in RI, has a total student population of 8,574 and is the 9th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 business and finance schools in Rhode Island, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Roger Williams University comes out as the most expensive ($31,184/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
Business and Finance students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 250 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average yearly salary of $54,470. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $63,080/yr and there are 19,320 employed.
Also, within the business and finance schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from business and finance, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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