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 international business programs.
Of the 1 international business schools in Iowa City, the largest international business school, by student population, is University of Iowa. In 2010, approximately 100 students graduated from the International Business program at University of Iowa.
In 2010, 147 students graduated with an international business degree in Iowa City. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,438 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Iowa City international business schools was an average of $34,812 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,090 for international business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Iowa City-based international business schools, you will have an added expense of $8,004 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,044.
Many international business graduates choose to work as international business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Iowa City, your job prospects are not very good. There were 10,350 international business professionals working in Iowa and 700 working in the greater Iowa City area in 2010. The government projects that the number of international business professionals in Iowa City will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for international business professionals.
As an international business professional in Iowa City, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,210 per year. This is higher than the average salary for international business professionals in the state.