Iowa contains fourteen schools that offer finance programs. Dordt College, the highest-ranking finance school in IA, has a total student population of 1,322 and is the 295th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 finance schools in Iowa, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University comes out as the most expensive ($23,227/yr), with North Iowa Area Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,300/yr.
Finance students from Iowa schools who go on to become financial managers, finance analysts, financial planners, corporate finance consultants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 495,180 people working as financial managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $113,730. Also, Budget analysts make on average $69,240 per year and there are about 60,970 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Iowa alone, there are 290 employed budget analysts earning an average yearly salary of $60,150. Financial managers in this state earn $94,130/yr and there are 5,360 employed.
Also, within the finance schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from finance, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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