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Business Schools in Alaska

There are nine schools in the state of Alaska offering business programs. 874 students graduated from programs at Alaska business schools in 2010. 312 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 232 students graduated with certificates.

Overview

762 students graduate from programs in this state in business, on average, per year. Of those, 232 students graduated with certificates in business, 222 with a degree at the associate's level, 312 with a bachelor's level degree, and 108 with a degree at the master's level.

Nine business schools are located in this northwestern state. And out of these, while three schools are private, six schools are public. Tuition at a private business school varies from $17,750 to $26,360, while tuition at a public business school varies from $5,130 to $5,358.

Average tuition for programs in business is $7,077. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $5,130 per year, is at the University of Alaska Southeast, while the highest tuition for programs in business, which is $26,360 per year, is at Alaska Pacific University.

Alaska schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for students pursing business.

Business Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

762 students graduate from programs in this state in business, on average, per year. Of those, 232 students graduated with certificates in business, 222 with a degree at the associate's level, 312 with a bachelor's level degree, and 108 with a degree at the master's level.

Business Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 117
  • Certificate 2007: 143
  • Certificate 2008: 141
  • Certificate 2009: 143
  • Certificate 2010: 232
  • Associate 2006: 136
  • Associate 2007: 132
  • Associate 2008: 138
  • Associate 2009: 146
  • Associate 2010: 222
  • Bachelor 2006: 284
  • Bachelor 2007: 265
  • Bachelor 2008: 280
  • Bachelor 2009: 283
  • Bachelor 2010: 312
  • Master 2006: 61
  • Master 2007: 84
  • Master 2008: 92
  • Master 2009: 88
  • Master 2010: 108

Business Program Availability in Alaska

Schools in Alaska offer a total of 89 business programs. Of these programs, around 40.4% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level, the bachelors level, and the masters level.

Business Program Availability in Alaska

  • Certificate: 36
  • Associate: 25
  • Bachelor: 20
  • Master: 8

Advertising and Promotions Managers — Salary by Percentile

Advertising and Promotions Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40570
  • 25th Percentile: 45470
  • Median: 65080
  • 75th Percentile: 82770
  • 90th Percentile: 97390

Financial Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Financial Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46570
  • 25th Percentile: 53750
  • Median: 71410
  • 75th Percentile: 91740
  • 90th Percentile: 132590

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36090
  • 25th Percentile: 45860
  • Median: 56990
  • 75th Percentile: 71190
  • 90th Percentile: 88700

Accountants and Auditors — Salary by Percentile

Accountants and Auditors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41440
  • 25th Percentile: 49300
  • Median: 61580
  • 75th Percentile: 77950
  • 90th Percentile: 100250

Compensation and Benefits Managers — Salary by Percentile

Compensation and Benefits Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 71430
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Logisticians — Salary by Percentile

Logisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50280
  • 25th Percentile: 57380
  • Median: 69760
  • 75th Percentile: 82630
  • 90th Percentile: 101100

Financial Specialists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Financial Specialists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39290
  • 25th Percentile: 46460
  • Median: 58080
  • 75th Percentile: 71460
  • 90th Percentile: 95490

Financial Managers — Salary by Percentile

Financial Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51580
  • 25th Percentile: 67270
  • Median: 87940
  • 75th Percentile: 114470
  • 90th Percentile: 150090

Human Resources Managers — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 62490
  • 25th Percentile: 74800
  • Median: 92200
  • 75th Percentile: 111580
  • 90th Percentile: 133360

Marketing Managers — Salary by Percentile

Marketing Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42810
  • 25th Percentile: 55260
  • Median: 70060
  • 75th Percentile: 86780
  • 90th Percentile: 115220

Business Intelligence Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Business Intelligence Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46930
  • 25th Percentile: 58670
  • Median: 73450
  • 75th Percentile: 84730
  • 90th Percentile: 90780

Chief Executives — Salary by Percentile

Chief Executives — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 84600
  • 25th Percentile: 107490
  • Median: 136830
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Human Resources Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37550
  • 25th Percentile: 42940
  • Median: 54660
  • 75th Percentile: 71100
  • 90th Percentile: 87560

General and Operations Managers — Salary by Percentile

General and Operations Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40870
  • 25th Percentile: 53690
  • Median: 74180
  • 75th Percentile: 106710
  • 90th Percentile: 144400

Training and Development Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Training and Development Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33300
  • 25th Percentile: 43880
  • Median: 54910
  • 75th Percentile: 74550
  • 90th Percentile: 94510

Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44800
  • 25th Percentile: 53620
  • Median: 63190
  • 75th Percentile: 75160
  • 90th Percentile: 90440

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40230
  • 25th Percentile: 48510
  • Median: 59850
  • 75th Percentile: 76270
  • 90th Percentile: 89460

Management Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Management Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38480
  • 25th Percentile: 48500
  • Median: 65360
  • 75th Percentile: 81500
  • 90th Percentile: 104010

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Salary by Percentile

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39680
  • 25th Percentile: 52700
  • Median: 68920
  • 75th Percentile: 101840
  • 90th Percentile: 140280

Business Operations Specialists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Business Operations Specialists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40440
  • 25th Percentile: 51140
  • Median: 65370
  • 75th Percentile: 83900
  • 90th Percentile: 108720

Advertising and Promotions Managers — Employment Trend

Advertising and Promotions Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56210
  • Median Salary 2007: 54810
  • Median Salary 2008: 55370
  • Median Salary 2009: 59230
  • Median Salary 2010: 65080
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Accountants and Auditors — Employment Trend

Accountants and Auditors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54100
  • Median Salary 2007: 52660
  • Median Salary 2008: 55100
  • Median Salary 2009: 58210
  • Median Salary 2010: 61580
  • Total Employed 2006: 1490
  • Total Employed 2007: 1770
  • Total Employed 2008: 1970
  • Total Employed 2009: 2180
  • Total Employed 2010: 2400

Human Resources Managers — Employment Trend

Human Resources Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71230
  • Median Salary 2007: 81260
  • Median Salary 2008: 89080
  • Median Salary 2009: 91570
  • Median Salary 2010: 92200
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 210
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 160
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63290
  • Median Salary 2007: 65310
  • Median Salary 2008: 60930
  • Median Salary 2009: 61790
  • Median Salary 2010: 56990
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 300
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Compensation and Benefits Managers — Employment Trend

Compensation and Benefits Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66350
  • Median Salary 2007: 63750
  • Median Salary 2008: 67230
  • Median Salary 2009: 69595
  • Median Salary 2010: 71430
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Employment Trend

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54290
  • Median Salary 2007: 55040
  • Median Salary 2008: 57220
  • Median Salary 2009: 58350
  • Median Salary 2010: 68920
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Financial Managers — Employment Trend

Financial Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70860
  • Median Salary 2007: 77180
  • Median Salary 2008: 79960
  • Median Salary 2009: 82860
  • Median Salary 2010: 87940
  • Total Employed 2006: 1430
  • Total Employed 2007: 1220
  • Total Employed 2008: 1130
  • Total Employed 2009: 920
  • Total Employed 2010: 840

Financial Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

Financial Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50370
  • Median Salary 2007: 54460
  • Median Salary 2008: 52530
  • Median Salary 2009: 53810
  • Median Salary 2010: 58080
  • Total Employed 2006: 390
  • Total Employed 2007: 310
  • Total Employed 2008: 350
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

Logisticians — Employment Trend

Logisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62690
  • Median Salary 2007: 63480
  • Median Salary 2008: 68860
  • Median Salary 2009: 71090
  • Median Salary 2010: 69760
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 250

Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists — Employment Trend

Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48380
  • Median Salary 2007: 51960
  • Median Salary 2008: 55750
  • Median Salary 2009: 60140
  • Median Salary 2010: 63190
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Business Intelligence Analysts — Employment Trend

Business Intelligence Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74860
  • Median Salary 2007: 75990
  • Median Salary 2008: 76270
  • Median Salary 2009: 78610
  • Median Salary 2010: 73450
  • Total Employed 2006: 550
  • Total Employed 2007: 530
  • Total Employed 2008: 540
  • Total Employed 2009: 490
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Chief Executives — Employment Trend

Chief Executives — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 106330
  • Median Salary 2007: 112740
  • Median Salary 2008: 122620
  • Median Salary 2009: 130600
  • Median Salary 2010: 136830
  • Total Employed 2006: 1640
  • Total Employed 2007: 1580
  • Total Employed 2008: 1510
  • Total Employed 2009: 1140
  • Total Employed 2010: 950

Human Resources Specialists — Employment Trend

Human Resources Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 101320
  • Median Salary 2007: 102890
  • Median Salary 2008: 101860
  • Median Salary 2009: 101670
  • Median Salary 2010: 54660
  • Total Employed 2006: 610
  • Total Employed 2007: 780
  • Total Employed 2008: 870
  • Total Employed 2009: 950
  • Total Employed 2010: 1120

General and Operations Managers — Employment Trend

General and Operations Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64720
  • Median Salary 2007: 66640
  • Median Salary 2008: 69050
  • Median Salary 2009: 69960
  • Median Salary 2010: 74180
  • Total Employed 2006: 7860
  • Total Employed 2007: 8000
  • Total Employed 2008: 8150
  • Total Employed 2009: 8560
  • Total Employed 2010: 7540

Training and Development Specialists — Employment Trend

Training and Development Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48590
  • Median Salary 2007: 52490
  • Median Salary 2008: 59300
  • Median Salary 2009: 54060
  • Median Salary 2010: 54910
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 360
  • Total Employed 2010: 400

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists — Employment Trend

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48235
  • Median Salary 2007: 50280
  • Median Salary 2008: 55670
  • Median Salary 2009: 60920
  • Median Salary 2010: 59850
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Management Analysts — Employment Trend

Management Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68330
  • Median Salary 2007: 67470
  • Median Salary 2008: 65570
  • Median Salary 2009: 65470
  • Median Salary 2010: 65360
  • Total Employed 2006: 440
  • Total Employed 2007: 380
  • Total Employed 2008: 520
  • Total Employed 2009: 570
  • Total Employed 2010: 560

Financial Analysts — Employment Trend

Financial Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70620
  • Median Salary 2007: 67690
  • Median Salary 2008: 63430
  • Median Salary 2009: 70910
  • Median Salary 2010: 71410
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 420
  • Total Employed 2010: 490

Marketing Managers — Employment Trend

Marketing Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67100
  • Median Salary 2007: 71270
  • Median Salary 2008: 67560
  • Median Salary 2009: 68040
  • Median Salary 2010: 70060
  • Total Employed 2006: 330
  • Total Employed 2007: 330
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Business Operations Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

Business Operations Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63940
  • Median Salary 2007: 63850
  • Median Salary 2008: 63940
  • Median Salary 2009: 67030
  • Median Salary 2010: 65370
  • Total Employed 2006: 2400
  • Total Employed 2007: 2120
  • Total Employed 2008: 2100
  • Total Employed 2009: 2380
  • Total Employed 2010: 2480

Alaska vs National Business Employment

Alaska vs National Business Employment

  • Employed in Alaska: 0.263% (19180)

Business Schools in Alaska

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1. Alaska Pacific University

4101 University Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 561-1266

Alaska Pacific University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Anchorage, AK. APU offers ten business programs. Of those, this school offers three business certificates to students, one associate's level degree in business, three bachelor's level degrees in business, and three master's level business degrees.

2. The Career Academy

1415 E Tudor Road
Anchorage, AK 99507-1033
(907) 563-7575x136

The Career Academy, which is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Anchorage, AK. It offers two programs in business. It offers two business certificates to students. This school is the only vocational school in Alaska.

3. Prince William Sound Community College

303 Lowe Street
Valdez, AK 99686-0097
(907) 834-1600

Prince William Sound Community College is in Valdez, Alaska, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers four programs in business. Of those, students are offered two certificates in business by it and two associate's level business degrees. It is a public 2-year institution.

4. The University of Alaska Southeast

11120 Glacier Highway
Juneau, AK 99801-8697
(877) 465-4827

The University of Alaska Southeast offers 17 business programs. Out of those, it offers students eight business certificates, five business degrees at the associate's level, three bachelor's level degrees in business, and one business degree at the master's level. This small school is near Juneau, AK. This school is a public 4-year institution.

5. Ilisagvik College

Narl Facility
Barrow, AK 99723
(907) 852-3333

Ilisagvik College, which is very close to Barrow, Alaska, is in a rural area. This college offers seven business programs. Of those, it offers students four business certificates and three associate's level business degrees. It is the only tribal college in Alaska.

6. Charter College - Anchorage

2221 E Northern Lights Blvd Ste 120
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 277-1000

Charter College-Anchorage offers nine business programs. More specifically, students are offered three certificates in business by this school, four associate's level business degrees, and two degrees at the bachelor's level in business. It is near the center of the city. 618 students pursue degrees in 22 programs at this school, overall.

7. AVTEC-Alaska's Institute of Technology

809 Second Avenue
Seward, AK 99664-0889
(907) 224-3322

AVTEC-Alaska's Institute of Technology, which is very close to Seward, Alaska, is in a rural setting and it offers one business program. It is a public institution. In terms of programs, this school is the ninth largest institution in the state of Alaska offering business.

8. The University of Alaska Fairbanks

505 South Chandalar Drive
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7500
(907) 474-7211

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is located in the suburbs of Fairbanks, Alaska. Alaska offers 11 business programs. Specifically, students are offered three business certificates by Alaska, four degrees at the associate's level in business, three business degrees at the bachelor's level, and one degree at the master's level in business. 9,855 students seek degrees in 200 programs at Alaska, overall. In terms of programs, Alaska is the third biggest institution in the state of Alaska offering business.

9. The University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 786-1800

The University of Alaska Anchorage offers 28 programs in business. Specifically, UAA offers students ten business certificates, six associate's level degrees in business, nine business degrees at the bachelor's level, and three degrees at the master's level in business. UAA is near the heart of downtown. 18,154 students seek degrees in 192 programs at this school, overall. This school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Alaska offering business programs.