Pennsylvania contains 40 schools that offer investment programs. University of Pennsylvania, the highest-ranking investment school in PA, has a total student population of 24,599 and is the 5th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 40 investment schools in Pennsylvania, only 12 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Joseph's University comes out as the most expensive ($34,548/yr), with Community College of Beaver County as the lowest recorded at only $4,128/yr.
Investment students from Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania, the average student population is 2,077 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from investment, there are 10679 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,747 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,718, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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