With an overall population of 113,288 and a student population of 3,994, approximately 747 of Independence students attend one of Independence's schools that offer finance programs.
Independence's largest finance school is National American University-Independence. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Finance program at National American University-Independence.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in finance from finance schools in Independence in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,160 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,350 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Independence.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Independence, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 27,120 finance professionals in Missouri, 10,450 were working in the greater Independence area. The number of finance professionals in Independence is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
As a finance professional in Independence, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,060 per year. This is higher than the average salary for finance professionals in the state.