With an overall population of 11,555 and a student population of 24,408, approximately 24,408 of Allendale students attend one of Allendale's schools that offer marketing programs.
Of the 1 marketing schools in Allendale, the largest marketing school, by student population, is Grand Valley State University. In 2010, approximately 176 students graduated from the Marketing program at Grand Valley State University.
A total of 176 students graduated with credentials in marketing from marketing schools in Allendale in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Allendale's marketing schools was $19,480 per year for instate students and $23,794 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,478 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,460.
After graduating with your credentials in marketing, if you decide to work as a marketing professional in Allendale, your job prospects are average. There were 10,860 marketing professionals working in Michigan and 220 working in the greater Allendale area in 2010. Allendale's marketing professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a marketing professional in Allendale is $88,980 per year, which is higher than the average for marketing professionals state-wide.