Highland Springs, VA has seventy-eight business and finance schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Virginia-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with a business and finance program, has a total student population of 24,355. It is the 16th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Business and Finance students from Highland Springs 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 Richmond area alone, there are 680 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average salary of $55,010. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $63,640/yr and there are 38,720 employed.
Highland Springs lies in Henrico county, which is one of the 61 counties in Virginia. Overall, the Richmond area has 595,920 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $21.03/hr average worker wage, and a $43,740 average annual salary. Thus, about 64.979 out of every 1000 jobs in Highland Springs are held by business and financial operations employees, and 1.136/1000 are held by wholesale and retail buyers.
Of the 78 business and finance schools with a 100-mile radius of Highland Springs, only 9 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) for business and finance students, with Sanz School as the lowest, reported at only $6,538/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Highland Springs|
|Newport News||VA||182,057||4||29.3064||58||55.3 miles|
|Virginia Beach||VA||439,564||9||17.32||116||90.3 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||92.8 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||95.3 miles|