Hutchinson has a total population of 40,787 and a student population of 5,519. Of these students, 5,453 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Hutchinson's largest business school is Hutchinson Community College. In 2010, approximately 39 students graduated from the Business program at Hutchinson Community College.
In 2010, 61 students graduated with a business degree from one of Hutchinson's business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,048 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hutchinson business schools was an average of $13,136 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Hutchinson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,816 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,032.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Hutchinson, your job prospects are not very good. There were 20,020 business professionals working in Kansas and 4,470 working in the greater Hutchinson area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Hutchinson. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Hutchinson is $74,570 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.