Rhode Island contains seven schools that offer emergency management programs. Brown University, the highest-ranking emergency management school in RI, has a total student population of 8,574 and is the 9th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 emergency management schools in Rhode Island, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Roger Williams University comes out as the most expensive ($31,184/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
Emergency Management students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 1,740 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $72,990. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $59,430/yr and there are 30 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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