With an overall population of 10,858 and a student population of 3,226, approximately 3,226 of Magnolia students attend one of Magnolia's schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Magnolia, the largest business school, by student population, is Southern Arkansas University Main Campus. In 2010, Southern Arkansas University Main Campus graduated approximately 70 students with credentials in business.
A reported 102 students graduated with credentials in business in Magnolia in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Magnolia's business schools was $16,280 per year for instate students and $18,920 per year for out of state students.
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 Magnolia. And if you live on campus at one of the Magnolia-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $4,450 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,624.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Magnolia, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 13,990 business professionals in Arkansas, 1,430 were working in the greater Magnolia area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Magnolia will decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Magnolia is $68,340 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.