With an overall population of 139,529 and a student population of 17,911, approximately 5,103 of Bridgeport students attend one of Bridgeport's schools that offer international business programs.
University of Bridgeport is the largest international business school in Bridgeport, based on student population. In 2010, University of Bridgeport graduated approximately 13 students from its international business program.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with an international business degree from one of Bridgeport's international business schools. If you decide to attend a international business school in Bridgeport, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,465.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for international business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,080 per year, on average, for room and board at Bridgeport-based international business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,122.
If you plan on staying in Bridgeport after graduating from international business school, you should know that job prospects for international business professionals in Bridgeport, which is the most popular international business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 31,120 international business professionals in Connecticut. Of these international business professionals, 10,390 were working in the greater Bridgeport area. The number of international business professionals in Bridgeport is expected to decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for international business professionals.