Washington contains 68 schools that offer business and finance programs. University of Washington-Seattle Campus, the highest-ranking business and finance school in WA, has a total student population of 45,943 and is the 26th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 68 business and finance schools in Washington, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Perry Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($30,048/yr), with Bellevue College as the lowest recorded at only $4,749/yr.
Business and Finance students from Washington 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 Washington alone, there are 2,430 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average yearly salary of $46,710. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $65,890/yr and there are 136,700 employed.
Also, within the business and finance schools in Washington, the average student population is 3,354 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from business and finance, there are 3883 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,017 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,803, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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