Ankeny has a total population of 27,117 and a student population of 22,741. Of these students, 22,324 are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Des Moines Area Community College is the largest marketing school in Ankeny, based on student population. In 2010, Des Moines Area Community College graduated approximately 57 students from its marketing program.
In 2010, 57 students graduated with a marketing certificate in Ankeny. If you decide to attend one of Ankeny's marketing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,682 per year in instate tuition and $17,132 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ankeny-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,780 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,380.
If you plan on staying in Ankeny after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Ankeny, which is the most popular marketing profession, are good. There were 2,300 marketing professionals working in Iowa and 820 working in the greater Ankeny area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of marketing professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Ankeny. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.