Flagstaff has a general population of 52,894 and an overall student population of 27,916. Approximately 23,597 of Flagstaff's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Northern Arizona University is the largest finance school in Flagstaff, based on student population. In 2010, Northern Arizona University graduated approximately 46 students with credentials in finance.
A total of 54 students graduated with credentials in finance from finance schools in Flagstaff in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Flagstaff's finance schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,755 per year in instate tuition and $30,981 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $916 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,872 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,892.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Flagstaff, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 67 finance professionals in Arizona were working in the greater Flagstaff area. The government projects that the number of finance professionals in Flagstaff will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Flagstaff is $48,080 per year, which is lower than the average for finance professionals state-wide.