Atherton has a general population of 7,194 and an overall student population of 652. Approximately 652 of Atherton's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Atherton's largest business school is Menlo College. In 2010, Menlo College graduated approximately 89 students with credentials in business.
A total of 89 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Atherton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $32,120 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Atherton-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Atherton after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Atherton, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 250,900 business professionals in California. Of these business professionals, 18,350 were working in the greater Atherton area. Atherton's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.