With only .2% of the total U.S. population, it is not surprise that there are only 9 colleges in Alaska. Most of the colleges are located near the capitol of Anchorage. Four of the 4 year schools in this state are special focus. Which means, they offer degrees in a single field of study such as business. According to NCES, these educational stats breakdown the 411:
Salary BreakdownAccording to the College Scorecard, students from the University of Alaska Anchorage alums have the highest salary of all colleges in Alaska at $45,400. Meanwhile, the 2017 annual mean salary in Alaska is $58,710. You do the math!
According to the College Scorecard, students from the University of Alaska Anchorage alums have the highest salary of all colleges in Alaska at $45,400. Meanwhile, the 2017 annual mean salary in Alaska is $58,710. You do the math!
Alaska is a member of the Western Undergraduate Exchange program. This program enables students to pursue degrees in one of 15 Western states at an in state tuition rate. According to WICHE, in the 2018 school year, over 40K students saved over $380 Million on out of state tuition. On average, students saved $9,400 a year! The closest participating state to Alaska would be Washington.
Top colleges were ranked according to 2018 total student population.
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Source for school statistics and data is the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System.
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