Lakewood has a general population of 36,065 and an overall student population of 9,996. Approximately 3,023 of Lakewood's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Lakewood, the largest business school, by student population, is Georgian Court University. Approximately 111 students graduated in 2010 from Georgian Court University with credentials in business.
A reported 131 students graduated with credentials in business in Lakewood in 2010. If you decide to attend a business school in Lakewood, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,490.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lakewood-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $9,386 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,040.
If you plan on staying in Lakewood after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Lakewood, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 business professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Lakewood area. The number of business professionals in Lakewood is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.