Garden City has a general population of 28,451 and an overall student population of 2,054. Approximately 2,054 of Garden City's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Garden City's largest business school is Garden City Community College. Approximately 26 students graduated in 2010 from Garden City Community College with credentials in business.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Garden City in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Garden City's business schools was $11,308 per year for instate students and $12,012 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $840 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Garden City. And if you live on campus at one of the Garden City-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $4,775 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,896.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Garden City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 20,020 business professionals in Kansas, 4,470 were working in the greater Garden City area. Garden City's business professional workforce is projected to 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 Garden City is $74,570 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.