Kentucky contains five schools that offer real estate programs. Western Kentucky University, the highest-ranking real estate school in KY, has a total student population of 20,712 and is the 1859th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 real estate schools in Kentucky, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Eastern Kentucky University comes out as the most expensive ($10,033/yr), with Elizabethtown Community and Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,008/yr.
Real Estate students from Kentucky schools who go on to become real estate agents, real estate brokers, real estate managers, real estate analysts, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 151,550 people working as real estate sales agents alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,100. Also, Appraisers and assessors of real estate make on average $53,520 per year and there are about 64,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Kentucky alone, there are 710 employed appraisers and assessors of real estate earning an average yearly salary of $52,090. Real estate sales agents in this state earn $30,750/yr and there are 1,780 employed.
Also, within the real estate schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from real estate, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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