Chapel Hill has a total population of 48,715 and a student population of 29,104. Of these students, 28,916 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is the largest business school in Chapel Hill, based on student population. Approximately 756 students graduated in 2010 from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with credentials in business.
In 2010, 938 students graduated with a business degree in Chapel Hill. If you decide to attend one of Chapel Hill's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,851 per year in instate tuition and $35,739 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,753.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chapel Hill, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 business professionals in North Carolina were working in the greater Chapel Hill area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Chapel Hill. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.