Fergus Falls has a general population of 13,471 and an overall student population of 6,732. Approximately 6,732 of Fergus Falls's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Fergus Falls, the largest business school, by student population, is Minnesota State Community and Technical College. Approximately 37 students graduated in 2010 from Minnesota State Community and Technical College with credentials in business.
In 2010, 91 students graduated with a business degree in Fergus Falls. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,248 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Fergus Falls-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,248.
If you plan on staying in Fergus Falls after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Fergus Falls, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 31,590 business professionals in Minnesota, 1,930 were working in the greater Fergus Falls area. Fergus Falls's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Fergus Falls, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,070 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.