Virginia contains 94 schools that offer business and finance programs. Washington and Lee University, the highest-ranking business and finance school in VA, has a total student population of 2,153 and is the 47th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 94 business and finance schools in Virginia, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Everest College-McLean comes out as the most expensive ($43,158/yr), with Washington County Adult Skill Center as the lowest recorded at only $8,872/yr.
Business and Finance students from Virginia 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 Virginia alone, there are 2,570 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average yearly salary of $52,310. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $72,280/yr and there are 225,160 employed.
Also, within the business and finance schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from business and finance, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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