With an overall population of 12,057 and a student population of 9,229, approximately 9,229 of El Dorado students attend one of El Dorado's schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in El Dorado, the largest business school, by student population, is Butler Community College. In 2010, Butler Community College graduated approximately 20 students from its business program.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a business degree in El Dorado. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,170 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all El Dorado business schools was an average of $11,670 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in El Dorado. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board at El Dorado-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,170.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in El Dorado, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 20,020 business professionals in Kansas, 3,670 were working in the greater El Dorado area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in El Dorado. This anticipated 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 El Dorado is $81,000 per year, which is higher than the average for business professionals state-wide.