Dalton has a total population of 27,912 and a student population of 5,796. Of these students, 5,722 are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
The largest marketing school in Dalton, by student population, is Dalton State College. In 2010, Dalton State College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a marketing degree from one of Dalton's marketing schools. If you decide to attend one of Dalton's marketing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,740 per year in instate tuition and $18,222 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a marketing program in Dalton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,440 per year, on average, for room and board at Dalton-based marketing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,000.
If you decide to work as a marketing professional in Dalton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 96 marketing professionals in Georgia were working in the greater Dalton area. The government projects that the number of marketing professionals in Dalton will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
As a marketing professional in Dalton, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,460 per year. This is higher than the average salary for marketing professionals in the state.