College Station has a general population of 67,890 and an overall student population of 50,530. Approximately 48,702 of College Station's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
The largest finance school in College Station, by student population, is Texas A & M University. In 2010, Texas A & M University graduated approximately 480 students from its finance program.
In 2010, 480 students graduated with a finance degree from one of College Station's finance schools. If you decide to attend one of College Station's finance schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,316 per year in instate tuition and $34,746 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,278 for finance related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,039 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,277.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in College Station, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 95,910 finance professionals in Texas, 730 were working in the greater College Station area. By the year 2018, the number of finance professionals is expected to increase by 25% in College Station. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in College Station is $45,380 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.