Lafayette has a total population of 56,397 and a student population of 8,003. Of these students, 278 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Harrison College-Lafayette is the largest finance school in Lafayette, based on student population. In 2010, Harrison College-Lafayette graduated approximately 5 students from its finance program.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in finance from finance schools in Lafayette in 2010. If you decide to attend a finance school in Lafayette, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,535.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,575 for finance related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in finance, if you decide to work as a finance professional in Lafayette, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 20,450 finance professionals in Indiana, 340 were working in the greater Lafayette area. The government projects that the number of finance professionals in Lafayette will 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 Lafayette is $60,610 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.