With an overall population of 84,531 and a student population of 48,122, approximately 15,556 of Columbia students attend one of Columbia's schools that offer international business programs.
The largest international business school in Columbia, by student population, is Columbia College. In 2010, approximately 17 students graduated from the International Business program at Columbia College.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in international business from international business schools in Columbia in 2010. In 2009 tuition at international business schools in Columbia was $14,576 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for international business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,898 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $23,200.
If you plan on staying in Columbia after graduating from international business school, you should know that job prospects for international business professionals in Columbia, which is the most popular international business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 31,860 international business professionals in Missouri. Of these international business professionals, 960 were working in the greater Columbia area. By the year 2018, the number of international business professionals is expected to decrease by -7% in Columbia. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for international business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an international business professional in Columbia is $58,370 per year, which is lower than the average for international business professionals state-wide.