If you are interested in pursuing business, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 business schools in Lake Forest, Illinois. Lake Forest has a general population of 20,059 and an overall student population of 2,184. Approximately 2,184 of Lake Forest's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Lake Forest's largest business school is Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. In 2010, Lake Forest Graduate School of Management graduated approximately 213 students from its business program.
In 2010, 249 students graduated with a business degree in Lake Forest. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Lake Forest was $34,206 per year, on average.
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 business program in Lake Forest. And if you live on campus at one of the Lake Forest-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $8,006 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $38,994.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lake Forest, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 58,800 business professionals in Illinois. Of these business professionals, 5,110 were working in the greater Lake Forest area. The number of business professionals in Lake Forest is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.