Perkinston's largest business school is Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. In 2010, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College graduated approximately 133 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 198 students graduated with a business degree in Perkinston. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,072 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Perkinston business schools was an average of $10,918 per year in 2009.
And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,770 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,452.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Perkinston, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 14,750 business professionals in Mississippi, 1,500 were working in the greater Perkinston area. Perkinston's business professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Perkinston, you can expect to make an average salary of $72,210 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.