Durango has a general population of 13,922 and an overall student population of 3,770. Approximately 3,770 of Durango's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Durango, by student population, is Fort Lewis College. Approximately 153 students graduated in 2010 from Fort Lewis College with credentials in business.
In 2010, 189 students graduated with a business degree in Durango. If you decide to attend one of Durango's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,886 per year in instate tuition and $30,856 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,698 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,198 per year, on average, for room and board at Durango-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Durango, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,000 business professionals in Colorado. Of these business professionals, 1,880 were working in the greater Durango area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -5% in Durango. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Durango, you can expect to make an average salary of $77,000 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.