With an overall population of 28,339 and a student population of 1,301, approximately 1,301 of Georgetown students attend one of Georgetown's schools that offer business programs.
Southwestern University is the largest business school in Georgetown, based on student population. In 2010, Southwestern University graduated approximately 30 students from its business program.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a business degree in Georgetown. If you decide to attend a business school in Georgetown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,220.
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 Georgetown. And if you live on campus at one of the Georgetown-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $9,310 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Georgetown after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Georgetown, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 business professionals in Texas were working in the greater Georgetown area. The number of business professionals in Georgetown is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.