With an overall population of 27,152 and a student population of 16,268, approximately 16,268 of Richmond students attend one of Richmond's schools that offer marketing programs.
The largest marketing school in Richmond, by student population, is Eastern Kentucky University. Approximately 35 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Kentucky University with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a marketing degree from one of Richmond's marketing schools. Tuition in 2009 at Richmond's marketing schools was $15,592 per year for instate students and $26,560 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for marketing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,020 per year, on average, for room and board at Richmond-based marketing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Richmond after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Richmond, which is the most popular marketing profession, are not very good. There were 2,870 marketing professionals working in Kentucky and 110 working in the greater Richmond area in 2010. Richmond's marketing professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a marketing professional in Richmond is $71,600 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for marketing professionals.