Wisconsin contains seven schools that offer real estate programs. University of Wisconsin-Madison, the highest-ranking real estate school in WI, has a total student population of 41,654 and is the 23rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 real estate schools in Wisconsin, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Marquette University comes out as the most expensive ($24,839/yr), with Milwaukee Area Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $6,574/yr.
Real Estate students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 1,130 employed appraisers and assessors of real estate earning an average yearly salary of $52,110. Real estate sales agents in this state earn $56,770/yr and there are 1,350 employed.
Also, within the real estate schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from real estate, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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