Florida contains six schools that offer retail management programs. University of South Carolina-Columbia, the highest-ranking retail management school in FL, has a total student population of 28,482 and is the 786th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 retail management schools in Florida, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of South Carolina-Columbia comes out as the most expensive ($14,611/yr), with Bainbridge College as the lowest recorded at only $2,087/yr.
Retail Management students from Florida 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 Florida alone, there are 56,000 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $99,090. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this state earn $42,520/yr and there are 69,320 employed.
Also, within the retail management schools in Florida, the average student population is 3,322 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from retail management, there are 7625 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,875 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,879, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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