If you decide that you want to get a business degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 3 business schools in Lawrence, Kansas. With an overall population of 80,098 and a student population of 30,472, approximately 30,429 of Lawrence students attend one of Lawrence's schools that offer business programs.
Of the 3 business schools in Lawrence, the largest business school, by student population, is University of Kansas. In 2010, University of Kansas graduated approximately 326 students from its business program.
A reported 857 students graduated with credentials in business in Lawrence in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Lawrence's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,958 per year in instate tuition and $19,942 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,150 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Lawrence. And if you live on campus at one of the Lawrence-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $6,802 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,354.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Lawrence, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 20,020 business professionals in Kansas. Of these business professionals, 570 were working in the greater Lawrence area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Lawrence will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Lawrence, you can expect to make an average salary of $77,190 per year. This is higher than the average salary for business professionals in the state.
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