Champaign has a general population of 67,518 and an overall student population of 53,696. Approximately 43,881 of Champaign's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
The largest marketing school in Champaign, by student population, is University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In 2010, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign graduated approximately 48 students from its marketing program.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with a marketing degree from one of Champaign's marketing schools. If you decide to attend one of Champaign's marketing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $25,522 per year in instate tuition and $39,664 per year in out of state tuition.
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, you will face an additional expense of $9,284 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in marketing, if you decide to work as a marketing professional in Champaign, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 18,900 marketing professionals in Illinois. Of these marketing professionals, 120 were working in the greater Champaign area. The government projects that the number of marketing professionals in Champaign will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.