With an overall population of 38,977 and a student population of 18,361, approximately 18,171 of Montclair students attend one of Montclair's schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Montclair, the largest business school, by student population, is Montclair State University. In 2010, approximately 633 students graduated from the Business program at Montclair State University.
In 2010, 650 students graduated with a business degree from one of Montclair's business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,774 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Montclair business schools was an average of $33,785 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Montclair. And if you live on campus at one of the Montclair-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $10,838 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,936.
If you plan on staying in Montclair after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Montclair, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 41,700 business professionals in New Jersey. Of these business professionals, 9,610 were working in the greater Montclair area. The number of business professionals in Montclair is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.