College Park has a general population of 24,657 and an overall student population of 37,195. Approximately 37,195 of College Park's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
University of Maryland-College Park is the largest marketing school in College Park, based on student population. In 2010, University of Maryland-College Park graduated approximately 171 students with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 171 students graduated with a marketing degree in College Park. Tuition in 2009 at College Park's marketing schools was $21,677 per year for instate students and $37,614 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,025 for marketing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,575 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,102.
After graduating with your credentials in marketing, if you decide to work as a marketing professional in College Park, your job prospects are good. There were 6,280 marketing professionals working in Maryland and 4,720 working in the greater College Park area in 2010. The government projects that the number of marketing professionals in College Park will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.