Hawaii contains seven schools that offer emergency management programs. University of Hawaii at Manoa, the highest-ranking emergency management school in HI, has a total student population of 20,435 and is the 282nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 emergency management schools in Hawaii, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Hawaii Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,566/yr), with Honolulu Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,399/yr.
Emergency Management students from Hawaii 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 Hawaii alone, there are 1,410 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $71,210. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $53,300/yr and there are 80 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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