With an overall population of 60,476 and a student population of 27,955, approximately 27,654 of Greenville students attend one of Greenville's schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Greenville, the largest business school, by student population, is East Carolina University. In 2010, approximately 340 students graduated from the Business program at East Carolina University.
In 2010, 810 students graduated with a business degree in Greenville. Tuition in 2009 at Greenville's business schools was $16,502 per year for instate students and $27,336 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,075 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Greenville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Greenville-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,702.
If you plan on staying in Greenville after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Greenville, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 71 business professionals in North Carolina were working in the greater Greenville area. The number of business professionals in Greenville is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.