Albany, NY (population: 92,804) has seven MBA schools within its city limits. SUNY at Albany, the highest ranked school in the city with a MBA program, has a total student population of 18,020. It is the 980th highest ranked school in the USA and the 85th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
MBA students from Albany schools who go on to become business administrators, businessmen, businesswomen, business executives, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Bill and account collectors make on average $32,560 per year and there are about 403,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Albany-Schenectady-Troy area alone, there are 780 employed bill and account collectors earning an average salary of $35,420. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $63,420/yr and there are 24,720 employed.
Albany lies in Albany county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Albany-Schenectady-Troy area has 434,590 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $21.78/hr average worker wage, and a $45,310 average annual salary. Thus, about 56.883 out of every 1000 jobs in Albany are held by business and financial operations employees, and 1.805/1000 are held by bill and account collectors.
Of the 7 MBA schools in Albany, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The College of Saint Rose comes out as the most expensive ($21,359/yr) for MBA students, with Mildred Elley School as the lowest, reported at only $9,447/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Albany|
|Hyde Park||NY||-||1||37.5099||6||61.0 miles|
|New Paltz||NY||-||1||36.3278||86||65.5 miles|
|East Windsor||CT||-||1||6.26683||12||82.2 miles|
|East Hartford||CT||51,288||4||22.8181||50||87.3 miles|
|West Point||NY||-||1||80.8664||76||88.8 miles|