Fort Wayne has a total population of 205,727 and a student population of 32,948. Of these students, 656 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Fort Wayne's largest finance school is International Business College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Finance program at International Business College.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in finance in Fort Wayne in 2010. If you decide to attend a finance school in Fort Wayne, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,760.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,375 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Fort Wayne. And if you live on campus at one of the Fort Wayne-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $5,840 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,245.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fort Wayne, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 finance professionals in Indiana were working in the greater Fort Wayne area. The number of finance professionals in Fort Wayne is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Fort Wayne is $56,890 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.