Brookfield, WI has three business and finance schools within its city limits. High-Tech Institute-Brookfield, the highest ranked school in the city with a business and finance program, has a total student population of 342. It is the 4727th highest ranked school in the USA and the 80th highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison).
Business and Finance students from Brookfield 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 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis area alone, there are 870 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average salary of $51,030. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $61,440/yr and there are 41,520 employed.
Brookfield lies in Waukesha county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis area has 817,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $21.19/hr average worker wage, and a $44,080 average annual salary. Thus, about 50.816 out of every 1000 jobs in Brookfield are held by business and financial operations employees, and 1.061/1000 are held by wholesale and retail buyers.
Of the 3 business and finance schools in Brookfield, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, High-Tech Institute-Brookfield comes out as the most expensive ($45,072/yr) for business and finance students, with University of Phoenix-Milwaukee Campus as the lowest, reported at only $25,701/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Brookfield|
|West Allis||WI||59,345||1||16.5935||7||5.2 miles|
|Fond du Lac||WI||42,100||2||22.0044||202||52.0 miles|
|Crystal Lake||IL||42,672||3||24.3677||64||58.6 miles|
|West Dundee||IL||-||1||23.2604||5||67.2 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||67.4 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||69.0 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||69.2 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||72.1 miles|