Jacksonville has a general population of 8,404 and an overall student population of 9,351. Approximately 9,351 of Jacksonville's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Jacksonville, the largest business school, by student population, is Jacksonville State University. Approximately 82 students graduated in 2010 from Jacksonville State University with credentials in business.
In 2010, 183 students graduated with a business degree from one of Jacksonville's business schools. If you decide to attend one of Jacksonville's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,378 per year in instate tuition and $21,370 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,204 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,876.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Jacksonville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 34,760 business professionals working in Alabama and 650 working in the greater Jacksonville area in 2010. Jacksonville's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Jacksonville, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,500 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.