Big Rapids has a general population of 10,849 and an overall student population of 13,865. Approximately 13,865 of Big Rapids's students are enrolled in schools that offer international business programs.
Ferris State University is the largest international business school in Big Rapids, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Ferris State University with credentials in international business.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,522 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Big Rapids international business schools was an average of $28,812 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for international business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,940 per year, on average, for room and board at Big Rapids-based international business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Big Rapids after graduating from international business school, you should know that job prospects for international business professionals in Big Rapids, which is the most popular international business profession, are not very good. There were 36,420 international business professionals working in Michigan and 2,520 working in the greater Big Rapids area in 2010. Big Rapids's international business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for international business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an international business professional in Big Rapids is $78,770 per year, which is higher than the average for international business professionals state-wide.