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 marketing programs.
Of the 1 marketing schools in Houghton, the largest marketing school, by student population, is Michigan Technological University. In 2010, Michigan Technological University graduated approximately 1 students from its marketing program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a marketing degree in Houghton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,093 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Houghton marketing schools was an average of $35,363 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Houghton-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $8,121 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Houghton after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Houghton, which is the most popular marketing profession, are average. In 2010, of the 10,860 marketing professionals in Michigan, 80 were working in the greater Houghton area. The number of marketing professionals in Houghton is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a marketing professional in Houghton is $59,500 per year, which is lower than the average for marketing professionals state-wide.