Porterville has a total population of 39,615 and a student population of 4,571. Of these students, 4,571 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Porterville, by student population, is Porterville College. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Porterville College with credentials in business.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a business degree from one of Porterville's business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $658 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.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Porterville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 250,900 business professionals in California. Of these business professionals, 1,390 were working in the greater Porterville area. Porterville'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.