With an overall population of 9,024 and a student population of 15,253, approximately 15,253 of Durham students attend one of Durham's schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Durham, by student population, is University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. In 2010, University of New Hampshire-Main Campus graduated approximately 420 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 615 students graduated with a business degree in Durham. Tuition in 2009 at Durham's business schools was $25,348 per year for instate students and $39,318 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Durham-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $9,674 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,550.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Durham, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 business professionals in New Hampshire were working in the greater Durham area. Durham's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Durham, you can expect to make an average salary of $85,060 per year. This is higher than the average salary for business professionals in the state.