Cleveland, OH (population: 424,526) has two investment banking schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Gannon University, the highest ranked school in this group with an investment banking program, has a total student population of 4,238. It is the 2022nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 172nd highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania).
Investment Banking students from Cleveland schools who go on to become investment bankers, finance analysts, financial planners, investors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 235,240 people working as financial analysts alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,240. Also, Financial examiners make on average $79,070 per year and there are about 26,050 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area alone, there are 270 employed financial examiners earning an average salary of $81,130. Financial analysts in this area earn $73,330/yr and there are 1,300 employed.
Cleveland lies in Cuyahoga county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area has 1,003,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.16/hr average worker wage, and a $41,930 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.296 out of every 1000 jobs in Cleveland are held by financial analysts, and 0.271/1000 are held by financial examiners.
Of the 2 investment banking schools with a 100-mile radius of Cleveland, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Gannon University comes out as the most expensive ($21,655/yr) for investment banking students, with Lorain County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $2,528/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cleveland|
|Cleveland Heights||OH||44,848||1||34.6777||3||6.6 miles|
|Warrensville Heights||OH||-||1||16.9884||13||8.6 miles|
|Highland Heights||OH||-||2||31.299||116||11.6 miles|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||13.4 miles|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||23.0 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||44.2 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||69.6 miles|
|New Wilmington||PA||-||1||66.0236||69||74.2 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||93.5 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||99.6 miles|