Peoria has a general population of 112,936 and an overall student population of 20,393. Approximately 5,800 of Peoria's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Bradley University is the largest marketing school in Peoria, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 42 students graduated from the Marketing program at Bradley University.
A reported 42 students graduated with credentials in marketing in Peoria in 2010. If you decide to attend a marketing school in Peoria, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,224.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for marketing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,650 per year, on average, for room and board at Peoria-based marketing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Peoria after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Peoria, which is the most popular marketing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 18,900 marketing professionals in Illinois, 370 were working in the greater Peoria area. By the year 2018, the number of marketing professionals is expected to increase by 13% in Peoria. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a marketing professional in Peoria is $78,880 per year, which is lower than the average for marketing professionals state-wide.