Dubuque, IA (population: 57,153) has four business schools within its city limits. Loras College, the highest ranked school in the city with a business program, has a total student population of 1,567. It is the 1954th highest ranked school in the USA and the 30th highest in the state of Iowa (#1 is Luther College). To learn more about business programs in Dubuque, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business professors at Loras College such as Derek Burnett, Ron Collins, Tom Collins, Andrew Douglas, Hugh Graham, and Bill Hitchcock.
Business students from Dubuque 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.
Dubuque lies in Dubuque county, which is one of the 52 counties in Iowa. Overall, the Dubuque area has 51,010 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $17/hr average worker wage, and a $35,570 average annual salary.
Of the 4 business schools in Dubuque, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Loras College comes out as the most expensive ($18,206/yr) for business students, with University of Dubuque as the lowest, reported at only $13,676/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dubuque|
|Cedar Rapids||IA||130,349||7||32.4429||236||62.2 miles|
|Rock Island||IL||-||2||34.7008||66||68.8 miles|
|Iowa City||IA||69,842||2||33.2806||239||72.7 miles|
|Cedar Falls||IA||-||3||27.7287||174||89.6 miles|
|La Crosse||WI||50,893||3||27.5304||229||95.9 miles|