Washington contains 47 schools that offer small business programs. University of Washington-Seattle Campus, the highest-ranking small business school in WA, has a total student population of 45,943 and is the 26th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 47 small business schools in Washington, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Perry Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($30,048/yr), with Bellevue College as the lowest recorded at only $4,749/yr.
Small Business students from Washington 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 Washington alone, there are 25,680 employed business operations specialists earning an average yearly salary of $68,030. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $65,890/yr and there are 136,700 employed.
Also, within the small business schools in Washington, the average student population is 3,354 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from small business, there are 3883 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,017 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,803, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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