Minnesota contains 78 schools that offer small business programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking small business school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 78 small business schools in Minnesota, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Academy College comes out as the most expensive ($27,263/yr), with Saint Cloud Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,116/yr.
Small Business students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 50,290 employed business operations specialists earning an average yearly salary of $53,040. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $59,770/yr and there are 152,970 employed.
Also, within the small business schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from small business, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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