Georgia contains four schools that offer retail programs. Altamaha Technical College, the highest-ranking retail school in GA, has a total student population of 1,551 and is the 3477th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 retail schools in Georgia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Athens Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($14,421/yr), with Bainbridge College as the lowest recorded at only $2,087/yr.
Retail students from Georgia 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 Georgia alone, there are 405,990 employed sales and related employees earning an average yearly salary of $34,360. Retail salespersons in this state earn $23,240/yr and there are 137,240 employed.
Also, within the retail schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from retail, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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