Jonesboro has a total population of 55,515 and a student population of 12,156. Of these students, 12,156 are enrolled in schools that offer international business programs.
Of the 1 international business schools in Jonesboro, the largest international business school, by student population, is Arkansas State University-Main Campus. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the International Business program at Arkansas State University-Main Campus.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in international business from international business schools in Jonesboro in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Jonesboro's international business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,226 per year in instate tuition and $25,146 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for international business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,856 per year, on average, for room and board at Jonesboro-based international business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,970.
Many international business graduates choose to work as international business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jonesboro, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 13,990 international business professionals in Arkansas. Of these international business professionals, 660 were working in the greater Jonesboro area. The number of international business professionals in Jonesboro is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for international business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an international business professional in Jonesboro is $70,780 per year, which is lower than the average for international business professionals state-wide.