Fort Scott has a total population of 8,297 and a student population of 2,017. Of these students, 2,017 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Fort Scott's largest business school is Fort Scott Community College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Business program at Fort Scott Community College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,364 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fort Scott business schools was an average of $13,044 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fort Scott-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $4,120 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,870.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Fort Scott, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 20,020 business professionals in Kansas. Of these business professionals, 4,470 were working in the greater Fort Scott area. Fort Scott's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. 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 Fort Scott is $74,570 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.