If you decide that you want to get a business certificate, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 business schools in Skokie, Illinois. Skokie has a total population of 63,348 and a student population of 3,462. Of these students, 974 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Skokie's largest business school is Chicago ORT Technical Institute. In 2010, Chicago ORT Technical Institute graduated approximately 32 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with a business certificate from one of Skokie's business schools. If you decide to attend a business school in Skokie, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,335.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,220 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $24,250.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Skokie, your job prospects are not very good. There were 58,800 business professionals working in Illinois and 44,560 working in the greater Skokie area in 2010. Skokie's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.