Bethpage has a general population of 16,543 and an overall student population of 1,779. Approximately 1,779 of Bethpage's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Bethpage, by student population, is Briarcliffe College. In 2010, Briarcliffe College graduated approximately 160 students from its business program.
In 2010, 220 students graduated with a business degree from one of Bethpage's business schools. If you decide to attend a business school in Bethpage, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,392.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bethpage-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $8,950 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,869.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Bethpage, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 business professionals in New York were working in the greater Bethpage area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Bethpage will decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.