With an overall population of 62,220 and a student population of 29,100, approximately 28,987 of Iowa City students attend one of Iowa City's schools that offer business programs.
Iowa City's largest business school is University of Iowa. Approximately 336 students graduated in 2010 from University of Iowa with credentials in business.
In 2010, 1,511 students graduated with a business degree in Iowa City. Tuition in 2009 at Iowa City's business schools was $19,438 per year for instate students and $34,812 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,090 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,004 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,044.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Iowa City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 business professionals in Iowa were working in the greater Iowa City area. The number of business professionals in Iowa City is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Iowa City is $87,210 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.