If you are interested in pursuing business, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 business schools in Jamestown, New York. With an overall population of 31,730 and a student population of 4,353, approximately 4,353 of Jamestown students attend one of Jamestown's schools that offer business programs.
Jamestown Business College is the largest business school in Jamestown, based on student population. Approximately 91 students graduated in 2010 from Jamestown Business College with credentials in business.
A total of 169 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Jamestown in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Jamestown's business schools was $14,900 per year for instate students and $18,540 per year for out of state students.
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 Jamestown-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $7,850 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,507.
If you plan on staying in Jamestown after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Jamestown, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 business professionals in New York were working in the greater Jamestown area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -10% in Jamestown. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.