If you are interested in pursuing business, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 business schools in Westminster, Maryland. With an overall population of 16,731 and a student population of 7,520, approximately 7,520 of Westminster students attend one of Westminster's schools that offer business programs.
Westminster's largest business school is Carroll Community College. In 2010, approximately 53 students graduated from the Business program at Carroll Community College.
In 2010, 140 students graduated with a business degree in Westminster. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Westminster was $17,426 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Westminster. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,820 per year, on average, for room and board at Westminster-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,826.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Westminster, your job prospects are not very good. There were 54,320 business professionals working in Maryland and 26,230 working in the greater Westminster area in 2010. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Westminster will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.