Tennessee contains 105 schools that offer business and finance programs. Vanderbilt University, the highest-ranking business and finance school in TN, has a total student population of 12,506 and is the 17th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 105 business and finance schools in Tennessee, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rhodes College comes out as the most expensive ($25,801/yr), with Tennessee Technology Center at Jackson as the lowest recorded at only $3,564/yr.
Business and Finance students from Tennessee 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 Tennessee alone, there are 1,730 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average yearly salary of $49,930. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $58,100/yr and there are 88,640 employed.
Also, within the business and finance schools in Tennessee, the average student population is 2,002 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from business and finance, there are 4116 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,154 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,032, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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