Wisconsin contains 25 schools that offer emergency management programs. University of Wisconsin-Madison, the highest-ranking emergency management school in WI, has a total student population of 41,654 and is the 23rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 25 emergency management schools in Wisconsin, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carthage College comes out as the most expensive ($25,664/yr), with Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,721/yr.
Emergency Management students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 7,970 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $70,760. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $53,910/yr and there are 260 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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