Maine contains sixteen schools that offer retail management programs. University of Pennsylvania, the highest-ranking retail management school in ME, has a total student population of 24,599 and is the 5th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 16 retail management schools in Maine, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Simmons College comes out as the most expensive ($34,498/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
Retail Management students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 8,890 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $90,060. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this state earn $37,450/yr and there are 6,350 employed.
Also, within the retail management schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from retail management, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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