Paragould has a general population of 22,017 and an overall student population of 172. Approximately 172 of Paragould's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Paragould, the largest business school, by student population, is Crowley's Ridge College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Business program at Crowley's Ridge College.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in business in Paragould in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,160 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $450 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Paragould, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 13,990 business professionals in Arkansas, 1,170 were working in the greater Paragould area. The number of business professionals in Paragould is expected to 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 Paragould is $65,380 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.