Risk Management in Georgia

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Schools Offering Risk Management Programs in Georgia


Around 0.1% of Georgia's graduates graduate from risk management degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 219 risk managers graduate from Georgia's 3 risk management schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Georgia with a risk management program is University of Georgia, which is located in Athens. In 2010, it was ranked 15th nationwide. In 2010, University of Georgia graduated 131 students from its risk management program. The tuition rate at University of Georgia was $8,736 per year.

The second-ranked school in Georgia that has a risk management program is Georgia State University. Georgia State University, which was ranked 32nd in the country in 2010, is located in Atlanta. In 2010, Georgia State University graduated 87 students from its risk management program. Georgia State University charged in-state students $8,698 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Georgia that has a risk management program is Central Georgia Technical College. Central Georgia Technical College, which was ranked 86th in the country in 2010, is located in Macon. The tuition rate at Central Georgia Technical College was $1,863 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Georgia risk management school, average tuition will be $6,432 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,863 per year to $8,736 per year. The Georgia risk management schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. University of Georgia - located in Athens, students are charged $8,736 per year
  2. Georgia State University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $8,698 per year
  3. Central Georgia Technical College - located in Macon, students are charged $1,863 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Georgia risk management schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Central Georgia Technical College - located in Macon, students are charged $1,863 per year
  2. Georgia State University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $8,698 per year
  3. University of Georgia - located in Athens, students are charged $8,736 per year

A risk management degree from a Georgia school... what next?

Most people who graduate from risk management school in Georgia go on to work as a risk manager. If you decide to work as a risk manager in Georgia, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 3,430 Georgia risk managers as of 2010. The largest populations of Georgia risk managers are working in the following counties:

  1. Baker County - 80 risk managers
  2. Russell County - 80 risk managers
  3. Burke County - 70 risk managers

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of risk managers in Georgia will grow by 2%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 4,060 risk managers working in Georgia.

Salary

A risk manager in Georgia makes an average of $65,880 per year. However, Georgia risk managers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $24,890 per year to more than $111,990 per year in 2010. On average a risk manager earns the most in the following Georgia counties:

  1. Burke County - $71,050 per year
  2. Barrow County - $66,280 per year
  3. Russell County - $64,100 per year

A risk manager in the following counties in Georgia make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Bibb County - $51,260 per year
  2. Baker County - $56,600 per year
  3. Appling County - $62,980 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Georgia statistics regarding a career in risk management. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as business administration or emergency management.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Risk Management in Georgia
  • Master's Degree in Risk Management in Georgia
  • Doctoral Degree in Risk Management in Georgia
  • Certificate in Risk Management in Georgia

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,845 miles from location University of Georgia Athens GA 84.6189 51% 34,885
5,902 miles from location Georgia State University Atlanta GA 68.3293 68% 30,427
5,858 miles from location Central Georgia Technical College Macon GA 13.7605 n/a 6,950
 

Curious what studying Risk Management gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Financial Specialists, All Other + 3,430 $65,880 35.6%
 

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