California contains seventeen schools that offer investment programs. University of Southern California, the highest-ranking investment school in CA, has a total student population of 34,824 and is the 10th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 17 investment schools in California, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Santa Clara University comes out as the most expensive ($35,245/yr), with Golden Gate University-San Francisco as the lowest recorded at only $8,732/yr.
Investment students from California 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 California, the average student population is 4,206 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from investment, there are 18354 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,230 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,817, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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