Fulton has a general population of 3,882 and an overall student population of 7,596. Approximately 7,596 of Fulton's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Fulton's largest marketing school is Itawamba Community College. In 2010, Itawamba Community College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a marketing degree from one of Fulton's marketing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,150 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fulton marketing schools was an average of $10,900 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fulton-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,490.
If you plan on staying in Fulton after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Fulton, which is the most popular marketing profession, are good. There were 1,500 marketing professionals working in Mississippi and 270 working in the greater Fulton area in 2010. The government projects that the number of marketing professionals in Fulton will increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a marketing professional in Fulton is $59,400 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for marketing professionals.