Wichita Falls, TX (population: 103,067) has one emergency management school within its city limits. Midwestern State University has a total student population of 6,341. It is the 547th highest ranked school in the USA and the 25th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about emergency management programs in Wichita Falls, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of emergency management professors at Midwestern State University such as Anthony Chelte, and Laura Martin.
Emergency Management students from Wichita Falls 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.
Wichita Falls lies in Wichita county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Wichita Falls area has 57,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.0% unemployment rate, $16.50/hr average worker wage, and a $34,320 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Midwestern State University ends up costing a student $7,596/yr.