Florida contains 28 schools that offer emergency management programs. University of Miami, the highest-ranking emergency management school in FL, has a total student population of 15,629 and is the 69th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 emergency management schools in Florida, only 15 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Beacon College comes out as the most expensive ($34,068/yr), with Indian River State College as the lowest recorded at only $2,138/yr.
Emergency Management students from Florida schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Florida alone, there are 36,080 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $74,760. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $56,460/yr and there are 480 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Florida, the average student population is 3,322 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 7625 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,875 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,879, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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