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Finance & Financial Management Schools in Washington

In 2018-2019, 885 students earned their Finance degrees in WA.

A Finance & Financial Management major is the 5th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Finance & Financial Management Majors in Washington

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 843
Post-Master’s Certificate 21
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 21
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 16
Associate’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

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

Finance & Financial Management Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 13.1%
  • Black or African American: 2.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.8%
  • White: 49.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 16.3%
  • Other Races: 11.0%
Finance & Financial Management Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Finance & Financial Management Grads in Washington

In this state, there are 113,950 people employed in jobs related to a finance degree, compared to 5,710,980 nationwide.

Finance & Financial Management Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Finance & Financial Management Jobs in Washington

A typical salary for a finance grad in the state is $76,210, compared to a typical salary of $79,830 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in Washington that offer finance degrees. Learn about the most popular 12 below:

279 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
47,576 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 79% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $44,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

172 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,607 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $40,600 after earning their degree at this institution. The 4.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

136 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
7,199 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $34,947. Graduates earn an average $44,400 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.15 years.

81 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
12,410 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.71 years to graduate. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $34,600 after graduation.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
16,142 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 2.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,439. Graduates earn an average $35,400 after graduation.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
11,658 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,175. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.58 years to complete their degree at CWU.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
5,329 Total Students

83% of students get financical aid. In their early career, UW Tacoma grads earn an average salary of $44,900. The student loan default rate is 2.80% which is lower than average.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,152 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $28,700 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,802.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
1,960 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $23,557. Most students complete their degree in 4.40 years. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $45,100 a year.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,671 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $27,700 after graduation. 83% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending Walla Walla Community College will pay a net price of $6,176.

#10

Skagit Valley College

Mount Vernon
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,085 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,800 after earning their degree at this institution. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Skagit Valley College will pay a net price of $8,448.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
15% Graduation Rate
23 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

Finance & Financial Management Careers in WA

Some of the careers finance majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Financial Managers 24% $123,430
Financial Analysts 22% $80,300
Chief Executives 20% $206,560
General and Operations Managers 19% $104,160
Credit Counselors 19% $46,220
Personal Financial Advisors 16% $99,960
Financial Specialists 15% $65,840
Credit Analysts 12% $71,420
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 10% $38,480
Budget Analysts 10% $73,020
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 9% $44,290
Loan Officers 7% $60,540
Tellers 5% $32,970
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 2% $52,780
Bill and Account Collectors 1% $37,830
New Accounts Clerks 0% $39,520

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

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Business Administration & Management 5,067
Accounting 2,573
Business & Commerce 2,458
Marketing 1,067
Business Support & Assistance 744
Entrepreneurial Studies 314
Hospitality Management 300
Management Information Systems 244

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