Carrollton has a general population of 19,843 and an overall student population of 11,500. Approximately 11,500 of Carrollton's students are enrolled in schools that offer real estate programs.
The largest real estate school in Carrollton, by student population, is University of West Georgia. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from University of West Georgia with credentials in real estate.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in real estate in Carrollton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,748 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Carrollton real estate schools was an average of $29,724 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for real estate related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,504 per year, on average, for room and board at Carrollton-based real estate schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a real estate professional in Carrollton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 20,310 real estate professionals in Georgia. Of these real estate professionals, 6,730 were working in the greater Carrollton area. By the year 2018, the number of real estate professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Carrollton. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for real estate professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a real estate professional in Carrollton is $40,960 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for real estate professionals.