Carlisle has a general population of 17,970 and an overall student population of 2,376. Approximately 2,376 of Carlisle's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Carlisle, the largest business school, by student population, is Dickinson College. In 2010, approximately 58 students graduated from the Business program at Dickinson College.
A reported 58 students graduated with credentials in business in Carlisle in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,114 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Carlisle. And if you live on campus at one of the Carlisle-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $10,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Carlisle, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 55,750 business professionals in Pennsylvania, 3,060 were working in the greater Carlisle area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Carlisle will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Carlisle is $54,780 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.