Medford has a general population of 55,765 and an overall student population of 10,678. Approximately 10,252 of Medford's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Medford's largest business school is Tufts University. In 2010, Tufts University graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a business degree in Medford. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Medford was $40,342 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,746 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Medford, your job prospects are not very good. There were 45,430 business professionals working in Massachusetts and 25,520 working in the greater Medford area in 2010. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Medford will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.