Ypsilanti has a general population of 22,362 and an overall student population of 22,893. Approximately 22,893 of Ypsilanti's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Eastern Michigan University is the largest finance school in Ypsilanti, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 77 students graduated from the Finance program at Eastern Michigan University.
In 2010, 79 students graduated with a finance degree from one of Ypsilanti's finance schools. Tuition in 2009 at Ypsilanti's finance schools was $19,114 per year for instate students and $33,019 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Ypsilanti. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,785 per year, on average, for room and board at Ypsilanti-based finance schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,428.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ypsilanti, your job prospects are good. There were 38,200 finance professionals working in Michigan and 1,150 working in the greater Ypsilanti area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of finance professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Ypsilanti. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
As a finance professional in Ypsilanti, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,290 per year. This is higher than the average salary for finance professionals in the state.