Palos Heights has a total population of 11,260 and a student population of 1,450. Of these students, 1,450 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Palos Heights, the largest business school, by student population, is Trinity Christian College. In 2010, Trinity Christian College graduated approximately 54 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 60 students graduated with a business degree from one of Palos Heights's business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,959 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Palos Heights-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $7,910 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Palos Heights, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 58,800 business professionals in Illinois. Of these business professionals, 44,560 were working in the greater Palos Heights area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Palos Heights. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.