Savannah has a general population of 131,510 and an overall student population of 26,747. Approximately 3,820 of Savannah's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Of the 1 marketing schools in Savannah, the largest marketing school, by student population, is Savannah State University. In 2010, Savannah State University graduated approximately 17 students from its marketing program.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in marketing in Savannah in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Savannah's marketing schools was $14,232 per year for instate students and $25,846 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a marketing program in Savannah. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,958 per year, on average, for room and board at Savannah-based marketing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,274.
If you plan on staying in Savannah after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Savannah, which is the most popular marketing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 15,860 marketing professionals in Georgia, 480 were working in the greater Savannah area. The government projects that the number of marketing professionals in Savannah will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.