Tucson has a general population of 486,699 and an overall student population of 79,146. Approximately 38,767 of Tucson's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Of the 1 marketing schools in Tucson, the largest marketing school, by student population, is University of Arizona. In 2010, approximately 167 students graduated from the Marketing program at University of Arizona.
In 2010, 167 students graduated with a marketing degree in Tucson. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,519 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Tucson marketing schools was an average of $35,928 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a marketing program in Tucson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,614 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,871.
If you plan on staying in Tucson after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Tucson, which is the most popular marketing profession, are good. There were 8,870 marketing professionals working in Arizona and 820 working in the greater Tucson area in 2010. The government projects that the number of marketing professionals in Tucson will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
As a marketing professional in Tucson, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,620 per year. This is higher than the average salary for marketing professionals in the state.