Pennsylvania contains fourteen schools that offer six sigma programs. Drexel University, the highest-ranking six sigma school in PA, has a total student population of 22,493 and is the 108th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 six sigma schools in Pennsylvania, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Drexel University comes out as the most expensive ($31,832/yr), with Community College of Beaver County as the lowest recorded at only $4,128/yr.
Six Sigma students from Pennsylvania schools who go on to become six sigma professionals, data communications analysts, database technicians, database managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,036,450 people working as business operations specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,960. Also, Training and development specialists make on average $55,310 per year and there are about 205,020 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Pennsylvania alone, there are 9,000 employed training and development specialists earning an average yearly salary of $51,640. Business operations specialists in this state earn $67,600/yr and there are 18,890 employed.
Also, within the six sigma schools in Pennsylvania, the average student population is 2,077 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from six sigma, there are 10679 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,747 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,718, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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