Kentucky contains two schools that offer retail management programs. University of Kentucky, the highest-ranking retail management school in KY, has a total student population of 26,295 and is the 152nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 retail management schools in Kentucky, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Kentucky comes out as the most expensive ($13,430/yr), with University of Cincinnati-Raymond Walters College as the lowest recorded at only $12,829/yr.
Retail Management students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 22,030 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $86,070. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this state earn $33,330/yr and there are 21,050 employed.
Also, within the retail management schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from retail management, 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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