With an overall population of 7,010 and a student population of 7,136, approximately 7,136 of Houghton students attend one of Houghton's schools that offer international business programs.
Michigan Technological University is the largest international business school in Houghton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the International Business program at Michigan Technological University.
Tuition in 2009 at Houghton's international business schools was $23,093 per year for instate students and $35,363 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for international business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,121 per year, on average, for room and board at Houghton-based international business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Houghton after graduating from international business school, you should know that job prospects for international business professionals in Houghton, which is the most popular international business profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 36,420 international business professionals in Michigan, 950 were working in the greater Houghton area. The government projects that the number of international business professionals in Houghton will decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Houghton is $71,160 per year, which is higher than the average for international business professionals state-wide.