Oklahoma contains eight schools that offer event management programs. Texas Tech University, the highest-ranking event management school in OK, has a total student population of 30,049 and is the 150th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 event management schools in Oklahoma, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Louis University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($31,255/yr), with Southern University at Shreveport as the lowest recorded at only $7,027/yr.
Event Management students from Oklahoma schools who go on to become event managers, event planners, management specialists, organizational management specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,116,380 people working as management employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $102,900. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Oklahoma alone, there are 260 employed emergency management specialists earning an average yearly salary of $47,970. Management employees in this state earn $77,040/yr and there are 78,410 employed.
Also, within the event management schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from event management, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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