Wisconsin Rapids, WI has one business and finance school within its city limits. Mid-State Technical College has a total student population of 3,277. It is the 4859th highest ranked school in the USA and the 83rd highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison). To learn more about business and finance programs in Wisconsin Rapids, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business and finance professors at Mid such as Kim Hansen, Jon Steele, Debra Wallner, and Patricia Watson.
Business and Finance students from Wisconsin Rapids 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 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 160 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average salary of $44,760. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $50,480/yr and there are 5,330 employed.
Wisconsin Rapids lies in Wood county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area has 173,200 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $17.57/hr average worker wage, and a $36,550 average annual salary. Thus, about 30.792 out of every 1000 jobs in Wisconsin Rapids are held by business and financial operations employees, and 0.926/1000 are held by wholesale and retail buyers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Mid-State Technical College ends up costing a student $7,455/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Wisconsin Rapids|
|La Crosse||WI||50,893||3||27.5304||229||79.9 miles|
|Fond du Lac||WI||42,100||2||22.0044||202||80.1 miles|
|Eau Claire||WI||66,106||3||29.3261||160||87.7 miles|
|Green Bay||WI||101,191||7||25.235||199||90.7 miles|