Alaska contains ten schools that offer retail management programs. Oregon State University, the highest-ranking retail management school in AK, has a total student population of 21,950 and is the 1117th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 retail management schools in Alaska, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oregon State University comes out as the most expensive ($12,738/yr), with Clackamas Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,722/yr.
Retail Management students from Alaska schools who go on to become retail managers, retail specialists, retail sales managers, retail professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,163,040 people working as firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,130. Also, General and operations managers make on average $110,550 per year and there are about 1,689,680 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alaska alone, there are 8,560 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $78,580. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this state earn $38,690/yr and there are 2,920 employed.
Also, within the retail management schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from retail management, there are 486 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,464, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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