Liberal has a general population of 19,666 and an overall student population of 1,850. Approximately 1,850 of Liberal's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Seward County Community College and Area Technical School is the largest business school in Liberal, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Seward County Community College and Area Technical School with credentials in business.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Liberal in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,384 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Liberal business schools was an average of $11,120 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Liberal. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Liberal-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,148.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Liberal, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 20,020 business professionals in Kansas, 4,470 were working in the greater Liberal area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Liberal. 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 Liberal is $74,570 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.
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