With an overall population of 79,904 and a student population of 5,828, approximately 5,781 of Camden students attend one of Camden's schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Camden, by student population, is Rutgers University-Camden. Approximately 125 students graduated in 2010 from Rutgers University-Camden with credentials in business.
A reported 294 students graduated with credentials in business in Camden in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Camden's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $25,262 per year in instate tuition and $35,894 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,431 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Camden. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,788 per year, on average, for room and board at Camden-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,973.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Camden, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 19 business professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Camden area. Camden's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.