Moorhead has a general population of 2,573 and an overall student population of 3,302. Approximately 3,302 of Moorhead's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Moorhead, the largest business school, by student population, is Mississippi Delta Community College. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Mississippi Delta Community College with credentials in business.
A reported 14 students graduated with credentials in business in Moorhead in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $7,560 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Moorhead business schools was an average of $9,168 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Moorhead-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $2,470 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,090.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Moorhead, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 14,750 business professionals in Mississippi, 1,560 were working in the greater Moorhead area. The number of business professionals in Moorhead is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Moorhead is $72,140 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.