With an overall population of 22,362 and a student population of 22,893, approximately 22,893 of Ypsilanti students attend one of Ypsilanti's schools that offer business programs.
Eastern Michigan University is the largest business school in Ypsilanti, based on student population. Approximately 189 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Michigan University with credentials in business.
In 2010, 869 students graduated with a business degree from one of Ypsilanti's business schools. Tuition in 2009 at Ypsilanti's business schools was $19,114 per year for instate students and $33,019 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ypsilanti-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $7,785 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,428.
If you plan on staying in Ypsilanti after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Ypsilanti, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. There were 36,420 business professionals working in Michigan and 1,590 working in the greater Ypsilanti area in 2010. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Ypsilanti will decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.