Alaska contains two schools that offer investment programs. University of Alaska Anchorage, the highest-ranking investment school in AK, has a total student population of 17,276 and is the 511th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 investment schools in Alaska, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Alaska Pacific University comes out as the most expensive ($25,281/yr), with University of Alaska Anchorage as the lowest recorded at only $12,399/yr.
Investment students from Alaska schools who go on to become investment managers, investment bankers, finance analysts, financial planners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Personal financial advisors make on average $94,180 per year and there are about 149,460 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the investment schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from investment, there are 486 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,464, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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