Dallas, TX (population: 1,304,930) has fifteen business and finance schools within its city limits. Dallas Christian College, the highest ranked school in the city with a business and finance program, has a total student population of 329. It is the 632nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 33rd highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Business and Finance students from Dallas 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 Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area alone, there are 2,980 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average salary of $57,940. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $69,000/yr and there are 118,000 employed.
Dallas lies in Dallas county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area has 2,047,600 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $22.17/hr average worker wage, and a $46,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 57.630 out of every 1000 jobs in Dallas are held by business and financial operations employees, and 1.455/1000 are held by wholesale and retail buyers.
Of the 15 business and finance schools in Dallas, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ATI Career Training Center comes out as the most expensive ($38,808/yr) for business and finance students, with El Centro College as the lowest, reported at only $5,469/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dallas|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||16.1 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||24.9 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||26.6 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||32.4 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||33.3 miles|