Davenport, IA (population: 103,072) has three business schools within its city limits. Saint Ambrose University, the highest ranked school in the city with a business program, has a total student population of 3,729. It is the 1917th highest ranked school in the USA and the 29th highest in the state of Iowa (#1 is Luther College). To learn more about business programs in Davenport, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business professors at Saint Ambrose University such as Gregory Bereskin, Trino Leon, Patrick O'Leary, Raymond Shovlain, and James Van Speybroeck.
Business students from Davenport schools who go on to become business executives, businessmen, businesswomen, business coaches, 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, Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes make on average $87,430 per year and there are about 11,700 of them employed in the US today.
Davenport lies in Scott county, which is one of the 52 counties in Iowa. Overall, the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island-IL area has 182,900 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $38,700 average annual salary.
Of the 3 business schools in Davenport, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University comes out as the most expensive ($23,227/yr) for business students, with Eastern Iowa Community College District as the lowest, reported at only $8,427/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Davenport|
|Rock Island||IL||-||2||34.7008||66||3.7 miles|
|Iowa City||IA||69,842||2||33.2806||239||49.1 miles|
|West Burlington||IA||-||1||15.5796||40||58.5 miles|
|Cedar Rapids||IA||130,349||7||32.4429||236||62.1 miles|
|East Peoria||IL||-||2||21.1433||95||81.5 miles|