With an overall population of 22,469 and a student population of 4,587, approximately 4,587 of Bristol students attend one of Bristol's schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Bristol, by student population, is Roger Williams University. In 2010, Roger Williams University graduated approximately 54 students from its business program.
A reported 179 students graduated with credentials in business in Bristol in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,700 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,290 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $31,650.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bristol, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,510 business professionals working in Rhode Island and 5,650 working in the greater Bristol area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Bristol. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.