Georgia contains 28 schools that offer emergency management programs. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus, the highest-ranking emergency management school in GA, has a total student population of 20,291 and is the 66th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 emergency management schools in Georgia, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Spelman College comes out as the most expensive ($29,112/yr), with Darton College as the lowest recorded at only $4,754/yr.
Emergency Management students from Georgia 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 Georgia alone, there are 32,120 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $96,260. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $52,020/yr and there are 310 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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