Johnstown has a total population of 8,511 and a student population of 2,732. Of these students, 2,732 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Fulton-Montgomery Community College is the largest business school in Johnstown, based on student population. In 2010, Fulton-Montgomery Community College graduated approximately 45 students from its business program.
In 2010, 57 students graduated with a business degree from one of Johnstown's business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,738 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Johnstown business schools was an average of $17,932 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Johnstown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,500 per year, on average, for room and board at Johnstown-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,238.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Johnstown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 100,570 business professionals in New York, 1,820 were working in the greater Johnstown area. The number of business professionals in Johnstown is expected to decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Johnstown is $75,100 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.