Martinsville has a total population of 15,416 and a student population of 3,501. Of these students, 3,501 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Patrick Henry Community College is the largest business school in Martinsville, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the Business program at Patrick Henry Community College.
In 2010, 40 students graduated with a business degree from one of Martinsville's business schools. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Martinsville was $2,669 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for business related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Martinsville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 49,270 business professionals in Virginia, 1,590 were working in the greater Martinsville area. Martinsville's business professional workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Martinsville is $69,500 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.