Laurel has a total population of 19,960 and a student population of 1,137. Of these students, 713 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Laurel, by student population, is Capitol College. In 2010, Capitol College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a business degree from one of Laurel's business schools. If you decide to attend a business school in Laurel, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,882.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,676 per year, on average, for room and board at Laurel-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,482.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Laurel, your job prospects are not very good. There were 54,320 business professionals working in Maryland and 58,390 working in the greater Laurel area in 2010. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Laurel will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.