Minnesota contains four schools that offer real estate programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking real estate school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 real estate schools in Minnesota, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of St Thomas comes out as the most expensive ($25,679/yr), with Saint Cloud State University as the lowest recorded at only $11,187/yr.
Real Estate students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 1,580 employed appraisers and assessors of real estate earning an average yearly salary of $55,460. Real estate sales agents in this state earn $42,590/yr and there are 2,190 employed.
Also, within the real estate schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from real estate, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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