Douglas has a total population of 10,639 and a student population of 2,000. Of these students, 2,000 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Douglas, the largest business school, by student population, is South Georgia College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from South Georgia College with credentials in business.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in business in Douglas in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,758 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Douglas business schools was an average of $18,260 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,782.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Douglas, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 business professionals in Georgia were working in the greater Douglas area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Douglas will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Douglas is $65,240 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.