Des Plaines has a general population of 58,720 and an overall student population of 12,087. Approximately 12,087 of Des Plaines's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Oakton Community College is the largest marketing school in Des Plaines, based on student population. In 2010, Oakton Community College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a marketing degree in Des Plaines. If you decide to attend a marketing school in Des Plaines, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,510.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for marketing related books and supplies each year.
Many marketing graduates choose to work as marketing professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Des Plaines, your job prospects are good. There were 18,900 marketing professionals working in Illinois and 12,060 working in the greater Des Plaines area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of marketing professionals is expected to increase by 13% in Des Plaines. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.