Summit has a total population of 1,428 and a student population of 2,119. Of these students, 2,119 are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Of the 1 marketing schools in Summit, the largest marketing school, by student population, is Southwest Mississippi Community College. In 2010, Southwest Mississippi Community College graduated approximately 8 students from its marketing program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a marketing degree in Summit. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,450 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Summit marketing schools was an average of $12,150 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,780 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,450.
After graduating with your credentials in marketing, if you decide to work as a marketing professional in Summit, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 marketing professionals in Mississippi were working in the greater Summit area. The government projects that the number of marketing professionals in Summit 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 Summit is $75,310 per year, which is higher than the average for marketing professionals state-wide.