Ashland has a total population of 21,981 and a student population of 4,419. Of these students, 4,419 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Ashland's largest business school is Ashland Community and Technical College. In 2010, Ashland Community and Technical College graduated approximately 27 students from its business program.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a business degree in Ashland. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Ashland was $3,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for business related books and supplies each year.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ashland, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 24,230 business professionals in Kentucky, 1,130 were working in the greater Ashland area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -3% in Ashland. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Ashland is $70,470 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.