Brevard, NC has sixteen finance schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Georgia, the highest ranked school in this group with a finance program, has a total student population of 34,885. It is the 38th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about finance programs in Brevard, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of finance professors at University of Georgia such as Jonathan Albert, Naresh Bansal, Alexander Barinov, Matej Blasko, Swarn Chatterjee, and Robert Giannini.
Finance students from Brevard 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.
Brevard lies in Transylvania county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area has 195,830 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $15.74/hr average worker wage, and a $32,740 average annual salary.
Of the 16 finance schools with a 100-mile radius of Brevard, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wofford College comes out as the most expensive ($23,218/yr) for finance students, with Isothermal Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,043/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Brevard|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||56.7 miles|
|Banner Elk||NC||-||1||22.4512||43||80.5 miles|
|Rock Hill||SC||72,341||5||30.0256||144||98.6 miles|