With an overall population of 10,232 and a student population of 1,877, approximately 1,877 of Atchison students attend one of Atchison's schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Atchison, the largest business school, by student population, is Benedictine College. In 2010, Benedictine College graduated approximately 60 students from its business program.
In 2010, 86 students graduated with a business degree in Atchison. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Atchison was $19,500 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,400 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,575 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Atchison, your job prospects are not very good. There were 20,020 business professionals working in Kansas and 4,470 working in the greater Atchison area in 2010. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Atchison will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Atchison is $74,570 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.