With an overall population of 43,724 and a student population of 17,089, approximately 12,391 of Valdosta students attend one of Valdosta's schools that offer marketing programs.
Valdosta State University is the largest marketing school in Valdosta, based on student population. In 2010, Valdosta State University graduated approximately 61 students with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 61 students graduated with a marketing degree in Valdosta. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,024 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Valdosta marketing schools was an average of $28,606 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Valdosta-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,420 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Valdosta after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Valdosta, which is the most popular marketing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 15,860 marketing professionals in Georgia, 70 were working in the greater Valdosta area. Valdosta's marketing professional workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.