If you decide that you want to get a business degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 business schools in Salisbury, Maryland. With an overall population of 23,743 and a student population of 12,318, approximately 12,249 of Salisbury students attend one of Salisbury's schools that offer business programs.
Salisbury's largest business school is Salisbury University. Approximately 161 students graduated in 2010 from Salisbury University with credentials in business.
A reported 436 students graduated with credentials in business in Salisbury in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,688 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Salisbury business schools was an average of $27,184 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,550 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Salisbury. And if you live on campus at one of the Salisbury-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $8,070 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,155.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Salisbury, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 54,320 business professionals in Maryland, 750 were working in the greater Salisbury area. The number of business professionals in Salisbury is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.