Indianapolis, IN (population: 803,930) has eight risk management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Franklin College, the highest ranked school in this group with a risk management program, has a total student population of 1,271. It is the 463rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 19th highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington).
Risk Management students from Indianapolis schools who go on to become insurance professionals, insurance agents, insurance brokers, insurance consultants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Insurance appraisers, auto damage make on average $56,180 per year and there are about 10,960 of them employed in the US today.
Indianapolis lies in Marion county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Indianapolis-Carmel area has 870,660 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $20.15/hr average worker wage, and a $41,900 average annual salary.
Of the 8 risk management schools with a 100-mile radius of Indianapolis, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler Tech-D Russel Lee Career Center comes out as the most expensive ($26,280/yr) for risk management students, with Indiana University-East as the lowest, reported at only $8,534/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Indianapolis|
|West Lafayette||IN||-||1||78.6553||122||60.0 miles|
|Terre Haute||IN||60,269||5||28.5376||204||68.9 miles|
|North Manchester||IN||-||1||55.0629||70||86.8 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||98.5 miles|