Oklahoma contains sixteen schools that offer emergency management programs. Oklahoma Christian University, the highest-ranking emergency management school in OK, has a total student population of 2,171 and is the 351st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 16 emergency management schools in Oklahoma, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Oklahoma City Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,972/yr), with Tulsa Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,722/yr.
Emergency Management students from Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma alone, there are 3,970 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $63,760. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $47,970/yr and there are 260 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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