Prairie View has a general population of 4,410 and an overall student population of 8,608. Approximately 8,608 of Prairie View's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Prairie View A & M University is the largest finance school in Prairie View, based on student population. In 2010, Prairie View A & M University graduated approximately 11 students from its finance program.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in finance in Prairie View in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Prairie View's finance schools was $18,578 per year for instate students and $26,888 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Prairie View-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $6,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,763.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Prairie View, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 95,910 finance professionals in Texas. Of these finance professionals, 22,540 were working in the greater Prairie View area. Prairie View's finance professional workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Prairie View is $63,180 per year, which is higher than the average for finance professionals state-wide.