Connecticut contains five schools that offer retail programs. Pace University-New York, the highest-ranking retail school in CT, has a total student population of 12,706 and is the 1785th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 retail schools in Connecticut, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pace University-New York comes out as the most expensive ($25,156/yr), with CUNY Kingsborough Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,604/yr.
Retail students from Connecticut schools who go on to become retail workers, retail managers, retail specialists, retail sales managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 4,209,500 people working as retail salespersons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,630. Also, Sales and related employees make on average $36,020 per year and there are about 13,715,050 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 166,590 employed sales and related employees earning an average yearly salary of $43,410. Retail salespersons in this state earn $26,710/yr and there are 52,280 employed.
Also, within the retail schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from retail, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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