Pikeville has a general population of 6,295 and an overall student population of 1,009. Approximately 1,009 of Pikeville's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Pikeville's largest business school is Pikeville College. In 2010, Pikeville College graduated approximately 22 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a business degree from one of Pikeville's business schools. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Pikeville was $14,535 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Pikeville-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,535.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Pikeville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 24,230 business professionals in Kentucky. Of these business professionals, 1,440 were working in the greater Pikeville area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Pikeville will decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Pikeville is $80,970 per year, which is higher than the average for business professionals state-wide.