Pennsylvania contains 67 schools that offer emergency management programs. University of Pennsylvania, the highest-ranking emergency management school in PA, has a total student population of 24,599 and is the 5th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 67 emergency management schools in Pennsylvania, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Joseph's University comes out as the most expensive ($34,548/yr), with Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania as the lowest recorded at only $10,833/yr.
Emergency Management students from Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania alone, there are 21,900 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $89,070. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $47,100/yr and there are 950 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Pennsylvania, the average student population is 2,077 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 10679 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,747 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,718, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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