Escanaba has a general population of 13,140 and an overall student population of 2,784. Approximately 2,742 of Escanaba's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Bay de Noc Community College is the largest business school in Escanaba, based on student population. Approximately 35 students graduated in 2010 from Bay de Noc Community College with credentials in business.
A reported 92 students graduated with credentials in business in Escanaba in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,157 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Escanaba business schools was an average of $14,505 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Escanaba-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,344.
If you plan on staying in Escanaba after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Escanaba, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 36,420 business professionals in Michigan. Of these business professionals, 950 were working in the greater Escanaba area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -4% in Escanaba. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Escanaba is $71,160 per year, which is higher than the average for business professionals state-wide.