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Finance & Financial Management Schools in Georgia

1,446 Finance students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Finance & Financial Management is the 6th most popular major in the state out of a total 25 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Finance & Financial Management Majors in Georgia

Finance majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,407
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 30
Associate’s Degree 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a finance major is more popular with men than with women.

Finance & Financial Management Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of finance majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 8.4%
  • Black or African American: 13.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.3%
  • White: 62.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.4%
  • Other Races: 4.2%
Finance & Financial Management Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Finance & Financial Management Grads in Georgia

There are 177,750 people in the state and 5,710,980 people in the nation working in finance jobs.

Finance & Financial Management Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Finance & Financial Management Jobs in Georgia

In this state, finance grads earn an average of $75,060. Nationwide, they make an average of $79,830.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in Georgia that offer finance degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

617 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
38,920 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 2.30% which is lower than average. 97% of students get financical aid.

253 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
35,041 Total Students

74% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.70 years to graduate. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

190 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
37,807 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $17,688. The 6.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. The average student takes 4.88 years to complete their degree at KSU Georgia.

111 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
26,054 Total Students

90% of students get financical aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.56 years. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,700 after earning their degree at this institution.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
13,238 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.77 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.20%. The full-time teacher rate is 81%.

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
19,748 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Graduates earn an average $35,400 after graduation. The 8.80% student loan default rate is lower than average.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
11,270 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.68 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 75%.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,244 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $20,000 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $2,427. 100% of the teachers are full time.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
8,740 Total Students

96% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The average student takes 4.29 years to complete their degree at Mercer.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
7,877 Total Students

92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 62%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

Finance & Financial Management Careers in GA

Some of the careers finance majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Financial Managers 26% $127,830
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 22% $37,020
Personal Financial Advisors 21% $96,980
Loan Officers 18% $54,690
Financial Analysts 17% $75,230
Credit Analysts 15% $63,700
Financial Specialists 15% $73,370
General and Operations Managers 15% $92,450
Budget Analysts 12% $67,850
Credit Counselors 10% $43,230
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 8% $53,160
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 4% $29,670
Bill and Account Collectors 3% $36,320
New Accounts Clerks -4% $37,780
Tellers -10% $30,250

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to finance.

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Business Administration & Management 9,936
Accounting 3,509
Business Support & Assistance 1,973
Business & Commerce 1,940
Marketing 1,930
Human Resource Management 707
Management Information Systems 450
Hospitality Management 427

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