With an overall population of 74,848 and a student population of 6,723, approximately 6,617 of Danbury students attend one of Danbury's schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Danbury, the largest business school, by student population, is Western Connecticut State University. Approximately 79 students graduated in 2010 from Western Connecticut State University with credentials in business.
A reported 221 students graduated with credentials in business in Danbury in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Danbury's business schools was $22,055 per year for instate students and $31,747 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Danbury. And if you live on campus at one of the Danbury-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $9,517 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,640.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Danbury, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 31,120 business professionals in Connecticut, 920 were working in the greater Danbury area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -6% in Danbury. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.