With an overall population of 45,679 and a student population of 1,250, approximately 852 of Salina students attend one of Salina's schools that offer business programs.
Salina's largest business school is Kansas Wesleyan University. Approximately 34 students graduated in 2010 from Kansas Wesleyan University with credentials in business.
A reported 58 students graduated with credentials in business in Salina in 2010. If you decide to attend a business school in Salina, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,200.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Salina-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $6,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Salina, 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 Salina area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Salina. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Salina, you can expect to make an average salary of $74,570 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.