Newark has a total population of 273,546 and a student population of 40,840. Of these students, 11,501 are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
The largest marketing school in Newark, by student population, is Rutgers University-Newark. In 2010, Rutgers University-Newark graduated approximately 59 students with credentials in marketing.
A reported 59 students graduated with credentials in marketing in Newark in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,345 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Newark marketing schools was an average of $36,977 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,431 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,155 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,689.
Many marketing graduates choose to work as marketing professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newark, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 marketing professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Newark area. By the year 2018, the number of marketing professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Newark. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.