With an overall population of 240,055 and a student population of 21,515, approximately 3,122 of Jersey City students attend one of Jersey City's schools that offer international business programs.
The largest international business school in Jersey City, by student population, is Saint Peter's College. Approximately 32 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Peter's College with credentials in international business.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with an international business degree from one of Jersey City's international business schools. In 2009 tuition at international business schools in Jersey City was $26,870 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a international business program in Jersey City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,854 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $31,020.
If you plan on staying in Jersey City after graduating from international business school, you should know that job prospects for international business professionals in Jersey City, which is the most popular international business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 41,700 international business professionals in New Jersey. Of these international business professionals, 61,960 were working in the greater Jersey City area. The government projects that the number of international business professionals in Jersey City will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for international business professionals.