Massachusetts contains 46 schools that offer emergency management programs. Harvard University, the highest-ranking emergency management school in MA, has a total student population of 27,651 and is the highest ranked school in America.
Of the 46 emergency management schools in Massachusetts, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Simmons College comes out as the most expensive ($34,498/yr), with Massasoit Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,610/yr.
Emergency Management students from Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts alone, there are 21,550 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $100,310. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $75,570/yr and there are 240 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Massachusetts, the average student population is 2,580 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 5364 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,075 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,628, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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