Murray has a general population of 14,950 and an overall student population of 10,117. Approximately 10,071 of Murray's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Murray's largest marketing school is Murray State University. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the Marketing program at Murray State University.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in marketing in Murray in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,210 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Murray marketing schools was an average of $26,470 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $990 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a marketing program in Murray. And if you live on campus at one of the Murray-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,562 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a marketing professional in Murray, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 marketing professionals in Kentucky were working in the greater Murray area. By the year 2018, the number of marketing professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Murray. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
As a marketing professional in Murray, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,190 per year. This is lower than the average salary for marketing professionals in the state.