North Newton, KS has four entrepreneurship schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Newman University, the highest ranked school in this group with an entrepreneurship program, has a total student population of 2,557. It is the 569th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Kansas (#1 is Southwestern College).
Entrepreneurship students from North Newton schools who go on to become entrepreneurs, internet entrepreneurs, e-business entrepreneurs, e-commerce entrepreneurs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,036,450 people working as business operations specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,960. Also, Business and financial operations employees make on average $65,900 per year and there are about 6,063,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Wichita area alone, there are 11,880 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average salary of $57,500. Business operations specialists in this area earn $60,070/yr and there are 1,720 employed.
North Newton lies in Harvey county, which is one of the 67 counties in Kansas. Overall, the Wichita area has 295,670 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $18.81/hr average worker wage, and a $39,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 5.813 out of every 1000 jobs in North Newton are held by business operations specialists, and 40.189/1000 are held by business and financial operations employees.
Of the 4 entrepreneurship schools with a 100-mile radius of North Newton, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Newman University comes out as the most expensive ($17,318/yr) for entrepreneurship students, with Cowley County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $6,297/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from North Newton|
|El Dorado||KS||-||2||14.14||133||31.7 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||71.9 miles|
|Great Bend||KS||-||1||20.0068||110||79.7 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||95.5 miles|