With an overall population of 2,290 and a student population of 2,080, approximately 2,080 of Emmitsburg students attend one of Emmitsburg's schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Emmitsburg, the largest business school, by student population, is Mount St. Mary's University. In 2010, Mount St. Mary's University graduated approximately 107 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 234 students graduated with a business degree in Emmitsburg. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Emmitsburg was $29,020 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 Emmitsburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,878 per year, on average, for room and board at Emmitsburg-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,270.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Emmitsburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 54,320 business professionals working in Maryland and 13,240 working in the greater Emmitsburg area in 2010. The number of business professionals in Emmitsburg is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.