Texas contains three schools that offer retail programs. Tarleton State University, the highest-ranking retail school in TX, has a total student population of 10,424 and is the 484th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 retail schools in Texas, all of them 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 University of North Texas as the lowest recorded at only $10,409/yr.
Retail students from Texas 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 Texas alone, there are 1,113,010 employed sales and related employees earning an average yearly salary of $34,880. Retail salespersons in this state earn $23,190/yr and there are 348,280 employed.
Also, within the retail schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from retail, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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