Louisiana contains eleven schools that offer retail management programs. Lamar University, the highest-ranking retail management school in LA, has a total student population of 13,992 and is the 602nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 retail management schools in Louisiana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lamar University comes out as the most expensive ($14,675/yr), with Bainbridge College as the lowest recorded at only $2,087/yr.
Retail Management students from Louisiana 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 Louisiana alone, there are 32,970 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $97,580. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this state earn $33,950/yr and there are 20,280 employed.
Also, within the retail management schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from retail management, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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