Racine, WI (population: 82,139) has one hundred and forty-six business and finance schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Northwestern University, the highest ranked school in this group with a business and finance program, has a total student population of 19,853. It is the 11th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Illinois. To learn more about business and finance programs in Racine, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business and finance professors at Northwestern University such as Sarit Markovich, and Brian Rogers.
Business and Finance students from Racine 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 Racine area alone, there are 40 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average salary of $65,370. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $58,090/yr and there are 2,440 employed.
Racine lies in Racine county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Racine area has 73,800 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $18.69/hr average worker wage, and a $38,880 average annual salary. Thus, about 33.043 out of every 1000 jobs in Racine are held by business and financial operations employees, and 0.551/1000 are held by wholesale and retail buyers.
Of the 146 business and finance schools with a 100-mile radius of Racine, only 13 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, School of the Art Institute of Chicago comes out as the most expensive ($38,965/yr) for business and finance students, with BIR Training Center as the lowest, reported at only $3,504/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Racine|
|West Allis||WI||59,345||1||16.5935||7||22.3 miles|
|Crystal Lake||IL||42,672||3||24.3677||64||43.6 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||45.1 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||46.1 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||48.6 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||49.3 miles|
|West Dundee||IL||-||1||23.2604||5||49.9 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||53.4 miles|
|River Grove||IL||-||1||11.7006||67||55.6 miles|
|River Forest||IL||-||2||45.0836||173||57.6 miles|
|Glendale Heights||IL||-||1||27.7281||3||57.7 miles|
|Oak Park||IL||49,270||1||1.32863||0||58.1 miles|
|Carol Stream||IL||40,639||0||-||0||58.4 miles|
|Villa Park||IL||-||2||31.4324||7||58.8 miles|