Alabama contains 47 schools that offer small business programs. Auburn University Main Campus, the highest-ranking small business school in AL, has a total student population of 24,602 and is the 115th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 47 small business schools in Alabama, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Birmingham Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,607/yr), with Chattahoochee Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,438/yr.
Small Business students from Alabama schools who go on to become small business owners, businessmen, businesswomen, small business managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Business operations specialists make on average $65,960 per year and there are about 1,036,450 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 6,260 employed business operations specialists earning an average yearly salary of $71,230. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $61,560/yr and there are 61,990 employed.
Also, within the small business schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from small business, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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