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2022 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

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327

Graduates Per Year

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$48K

Average Salary

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#313

Most Popular Major

Popularity

Somewhat Unpopular

327

95% NATIONAL AVG

Diplomas Received Last Year

12

94% NATIONAL AVG

Colleges Offering this Degree

Most Popular Degrees

312

Applied Economics

333

313

Selling Skills and Sales Operations

327

314

Emergency Medical Technology

323

Cost

Somewhat Affordable

$27,074

15% NATIONAL AVG

Median Degree Cost

Most Expensive Degrees

247

Systems Science and Theory

$27,345

248

Selling Skills and Sales Operations

$27,074

249

Dental Hygiene

$27,000

Salary

High Salary

$47,763

24% NATIONAL AVG

Average Salary Two Years Out of School

Average Salary

82

Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Ultrasound Technology

$48,750

83

Selling Skills and Sales Operations

$47,763

84

Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations

$47,763

Professors

Bad

3.9/5

2.5% NATIONAL AVG

Median Student Rating

Highest Student Rated Professors

260

Applied Horticulture and Horticultural Business Services

261

Selling Skills and Sales Operations

262

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Students

Not Diverse

2.7/5

27.07% NATIONAL AVG

Student Diversity Index

Most Diverse

372

Audiology

373

Selling Skills and Sales Operations

374

Russian Studies

SUMMARY

Choosing to study Selling Skills and Sales Operations is a valuable choice and generally a critical first step for scholars wanting to pursue a career as a skills sales engineer, a skills sales consultant, or an insurance sales agent. In fact, selling skills and sales operations is a very rare degree coming in at the 313th most popular major. Last year alone, there were 327 selling skills and sales operations graduates. In-state tuition for selling skills and sales operations at private universities is, on average, 3.4 times more pricey than their public rivals.

With only 12 schools having programs for selling skills and sales operations you could have a smaller selection of institutions you can choose from. If you're looking to immerse yourself with other selling skills and sales operations undergraduates, consider looking at universities in Indiana which have more undergraduates admitted to selling skills and sales operations than any other state. Zooming out, the top region to get a degree in selling skills and sales operations is in the Great Lakes region with Bradley University, Ball State University, and Purdue University-Main Campus best representing the region. Interestingly, our pick for the top conference to major in selling skills and sales operations is the Big Sky Conference with Weber State University representing the conference. That said, our choice for the best university for selling skills and sales operations is Purdue University-Main Campus, and here you can find our comprehensive list for the best colleges.

The 'best' school does not mean it is the 'best' school for you. There are tons of perspectives to think about when deciding on college. Features like campus amenities, transportation services, and food might definitely impact your feelings of where to go to school. Here at Authority, we examined the pros and cons for you. If, for example, you are intrigued by which selling skills and sales operations school has the best campus, the answer is Purdue University-Main Campus. If you are mostly interested in which college boasts the top campus, we have an entire list dedicated to that. We have carefully pored through government databases, student reviews, professor reviews, and more so we can compare each major in an unbiased and informative way. You can explore our well researched list for the colleges with the best student life here and from that list, our choice for the university with the best student life for selling skills and sales operations is Purdue University-Main Campus. Are you curious why? Continue reading to learn more about Authority's top recommendations. Many of our picks might surprise you.

If expense is a primary factor in your choice of where you attend university, you might consider avoiding Stetson University. Stetson University is our most expensive college for selling skills and sales operations, at least for out of state students. We have an entire page for the most expensive schools that might put the price tag of Stetson University into perspective. For more context, you might care to know that selling skills and sales operations is the 248th most expensive major in the nation, with an average associated cost of $27,100. To zoom out a little, the most costly state for selling skills and sales operations in the nation is Florida with expenses at the primary school, Stetson University, of $47,270. To zoom out even further, the most expensive region of the U.S. for selling skills and sales operations is the Southeast region which is best demonstrated with Stetson University with a cost of $47,270, and High Point University with a cost of $31,768.

Our cheapest region for selling skills and sales operations is the Plains region which is represented by Bellevue University with a cost of $7,176. In better news, the most affordable college for selling skills and sales operations is Bellevue University. Authority's full list of the most affordable colleges can be found here.

In-state learners can anticipate paying about $9,400 for a degree in selling skills and sales operations. That price grows substantially to a median of $22,400 for an out-of-state public-school student. Our pick for the school with the best value for selling skills and sales operations: Purdue University-Main Campus. On this page you will see our comprehensive list for the schools we believe to be the best value overall. With that said, this idea is based on out-of-state tuition costs. A discussion of value changes when in-state tuition is considered, but we do not know in which states any one student has residency.

Earnings for selling skills and sales operations majors differ a lot, but within two years graduation students will often make around $47,800. While there is much variation in earnings; highest paid earners can make up to $93,200. Right out of school, the minimum earning jobs within the selling skills and sales operations space earn $25,100, which is an alright wage. The top earning grads for selling skills and sales operations attended Purdue University-Main Campus and if you want to find the colleges with all of the highest earning graduates, we have that too.

The all-around diversity of selling skills and sales operations ranks subpar, arriving in only the 6th percentile of majors nationally. The university with the highest composite diversity for selling skills and sales operations is Bellevue University and here you can find our general list for the schools which have the most diversity. The overall financial diversity of Selling Skills and Sales Operations sits only within the 99th percentile of all majors. Racial diversity is even less in the 5th percentile. White collegians compose the largest share at 82% of those studying selling skills and sales operations. Additionally, 67% of students pursuing a selling skills and sales operations degree are men.

The median ranking for selling skills and sales operations professors is 3.9 stars, a score that is 2% worse than the median for every major; this is a subpar ranking. If you are looking for the most popular selling skills and sales operations professor in the country, look no further than Liana Padilla-Wilson from Los Medanos College. It may come as a surprise, but the best rated selling skills and sales operations instructors from student rankings are at Joliet Junior College. If we including data beyond basic rankings we find that the college possessing the best instructors for selling skills and sales operations is Purdue University-Main Campus. One can find more detail on our ever evolving ranking methodology of the best overall professors here, as well as many of the top professors in the country.

Finally, the hardest university to get into for selling skills and sales operations is Manchester University. While we are unsure why you would be interested, we have a general page of the hardest colleges to get into. Although, we hope you believe that considering higher education from context only derived from superlatives could be said to be the root of many of higher education's fundamental problems. We at Authority hope you explore our more nuanced pages on different schools and peruse a couple of our background pages on useful things to look out for as you continue your university search.

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Purdue University-Main Campus

#1 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

Purdue University-Main Campus is a very large public university located in West Lafayette, IN ranked 133rd in America. It has a total of 35,481 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 59.83% acceptance rate. Purdue University-Main Campus offers 382 different majors and is best known for its Engineering Technologies, Mechanical Engineering Technology, and Computer Graphics programs, which are all nationally ranked 1st. With an annual tuition of $9,208 for students from Indiana and $28,010 for those from out-of-state, Purdue University-Main Campus is reasonably expensive. 69.04% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to take in more or less $55,100 per year, which is 33% greater than the national median.

West Lafayette, IN

https://www.purdue.edu

A

Rating

60%

Acceptance

47,412

Students

#133

Ranking

$28,010

Tuition

Stetson University

#2 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

Stetson University is a small private institution located in DeLand, FL ranked 17th in Florida. It has a total of 3,276 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 72.36% of applicants. Stetson University offers 68 different majors and is best known for its Selling Skills and Sales Operations, Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies, and Keyboard Instruments programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 2nd, and 7th respectively). With an annual tuition of $47,270 per year, Stetson University is exceptionally pricey. 62.79% of students graduate moving on to the next stage of their lives, employment. Open graduating, alumni go on to bring in about $43,200 per year, which is 4% greater than the national median.

DeLand, FL

www.stetson.edu

B

Rating

72%

Acceptance

4,604

Students

#441

Ranking

$47,270

Tuition

Manchester University

#3 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

Manchester University is a small private college located in North Manchester, IN ranked 19th in Indiana. It has a total of 1,237 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting a little greater than 5/9 of applicants. Manchester University offers 60 different majors and is best known for its Pre-Medical Studies, Selling Skills and Sales Operations, and Sales and Merchandising programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 3rd, and 17th respectively). With an annual tuition of $32,366 per year, Manchester University is somewhat moderately high-priced. 55.52% of students graduate moving on to the next phase of their lives, entering the labor force. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to generate near $40,700 per year, which is 2% under the national median.

North Manchester, IN

www.manchester.edu

C+

Rating

56%

Acceptance

1,607

Students

#756

Ranking

$32,366

Tuition

Weber State University

#4 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

Weber State University is a very large public college located in Ogden, UT ranked 7th in Utah. It has a total of 35,039 full-time undergraduate students. Weber State University offers 210 different majors and is best known for its Selling Skills and Sales Operations, Family Systems, and International Economics programs (nationally ranked 4th, 8th, and 9th respectively). With an annual tuition of $4,990 for in-state students and $14,973 for those from out-of-state, Weber State University is reasonably priced. 36% of students graduate moving on to the next chapter of their lives, entering the labor force. After college, alumni go on to earn approximately $44,500 per year, which is 7% above the national median.

Ogden, UT

www.weber.edu

C

Rating

100%

Acceptance

36,043

Students

#1512

Ranking

$14,973

Tuition

Bradley University

#5 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

Bradley University is a mid-sized private college located in Peoria, IL ranked 17th in Illinois. It has a total of 4,714 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting just about seven out of ten applicants. Bradley University offers 161 different majors and is best known for its Sports Communication, Construction Engineering, and Manufacturing Engineering programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 3rd, and 3rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $34,200 per year, Bradley University is reasonably high-priced. 68.9% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, working. Open graduating, alumni go on to generate more or less $53,600 per year, which is 29% over the national median.

Peoria, IL

www.bradley.edu

B+

Rating

70%

Acceptance

6,323

Students

#402

Ranking

$34,200

Tuition

Ball State University

#6 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

Ball State University is a very large public university located in Muncie, IN ranked 20th in Indiana. It has a total of 17,845 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 76.71% of applicants. Ball State University offers 316 different majors and is best known for its Family Systems, Pre-Dentistry Studies, and Pre-Law Studies programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 2nd, and 3rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $9,358 for students from Indiana and $26,138 for those from out-of-state, Ball State University is somewhat moderately pricey. 57.65% of students graduate starting the next chapter of their lives, working. Open graduating, alumni go on to generate approximately $41,100 per year, which is 1% under the national median.

Muncie, IN

www.bsu.edu

C+

Rating

77%

Acceptance

25,199

Students

#795

Ranking

$26,138

Tuition

William Paterson University of New Jersey

#7 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

William Paterson University of New Jersey is a large public institution located in Wayne, NJ ranked 18th in New Jersey. It has a total of 10,178 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 75.17% of applicants. William Paterson University of New Jersey offers 89 different majors and is best known for its Community Health Services, Selling Skills and Sales Operations, and Sales and Merchandising programs (nationally ranked 7th, 7th, and 23rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $13,246 for in-state students and $21,644 for those from out-of-state, William Paterson University of New Jersey is reasonably costly. 56.59% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, joining the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to earn close to $46,600 per year, which is 12% over the national median.

Wayne, NJ

www.wpunj.edu

C+

Rating

75%

Acceptance

12,113

Students

#686

Ranking

$21,644

Tuition

University of Central Oklahoma

#8 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

University of Central Oklahoma is a large public institution located in Edmond, OK ranked 15th in Oklahoma. It has a total of 16,093 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, with a 84.1% acceptance rate. University of Central Oklahoma offers 183 different majors and is best known for its Photojournalism, Drama and Dance Teacher Education, and Selling Skills and Sales Operations programs (nationally ranked 5th, 7th, and 8th respectively). With an annual tuition of $6,686 for students from Oklahoma and $17,573 for those from out-of-state, University of Central Oklahoma is reasonably priced. 40.67% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to generate close to $38,800 per year, which is 7% less than the national median.

Edmond, OK

https://www.uco.edu

C

Rating

84%

Acceptance

17,985

Students

#1461

Ranking

$17,573

Tuition

High Point University

#9 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

High Point University is a mid-sized private institution located in High Point, NC ranked 38th in North Carolina. It has a total of 4,566 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting a bit south of three fourths of applicants. High Point University offers 68 different majors and is best known for its Selling Skills and Sales Operations, Non-Profit Management, and Sales and Merchandising programs (nationally ranked 9th, 16th, and 27th respectively). With an annual tuition of $31,768 per year, High Point University is somewhat moderately pricey. 5.27% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, working. After college, alumni go on to take home about $39,000 per year, which is 6% below the national median.

High Point, NC

www.highpoint.edu

C

Rating

75%

Acceptance

5,349

Students

#1621

Ranking

$31,768

Tuition

Bellevue University

#10 Best Colleges for Selling Skills and Sales Operations

Bellevue University is a large private institution located in Bellevue, NE ranked 14th in Nebraska. It has a total of 8,674 full-time undergraduate students. Bellevue University offers 84 different majors and is best known for its Customer Service Management, Retailing and Retail Operations, and Network and System Administration programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 4th, and 5th respectively). With an annual tuition of $7,176 per year, Bellevue University is quite low-priced. 43.69% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, entering the labor force. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to earn around $53,600 per year, which is 29% above the national median.

Bellevue, NE

www.bellevue.edu

C

Rating

100%

Acceptance

12,588

Students

#1340

Ranking

$7,176

Tuition