Raymond has a general population of 1,664 and an overall student population of 11,752. Approximately 11,752 of Raymond's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Raymond, by student population, is Hinds Community College. In 2010, Hinds Community College graduated approximately 46 students from its business program.
In 2010, 100 students graduated with a business degree from one of Raymond's business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,428 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Raymond business schools was an average of $11,634 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,040 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Raymond. And if you live on campus at one of the Raymond-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $3,540 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,269.
If you plan on staying in Raymond after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Raymond, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. There were 14,750 business professionals working in Mississippi and 4,570 working in the greater Raymond area in 2010. Raymond's business professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.