Elizabethtown has a total population of 22,542 and a student population of 7,132. Of these students, 6,913 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Elizabethtown's largest business school is Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. In 2010, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College graduated approximately 238 students from its business program.
In 2010, 240 students graduated with a business certificate from one of Elizabethtown's business schools. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Elizabethtown was $3,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Elizabethtown.
If you plan on staying in Elizabethtown after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Elizabethtown, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 24,230 business professionals in Kentucky, 470 were working in the greater Elizabethtown area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Elizabethtown will decrease by -3% by the year 2018. 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 Elizabethtown is $68,440 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.