Paterson has a general population of 149,222 and an overall student population of 8,984. Approximately 8,883 of Paterson's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Paterson's largest business school is Passaic County Community College. In 2010, Passaic County Community College graduated approximately 69 students with credentials in business.
A total of 82 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Paterson in 2010. If you decide to attend a business school in Paterson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,584.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for business related books and supplies every year.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Paterson, your job prospects are average. There were 42,800 business professionals working in New Jersey and 63,320 working in the greater Paterson area in 2010. Paterson's business professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Paterson, you can expect to make an average salary of $79,680 per year. This is the same as the average salary for business professionals in the state.