Union has a general population of 54,405 and an overall student population of 17,065. Approximately 15,051 of Union's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Kean University is the largest marketing school in Union, based on student population. Approximately 83 students graduated in 2010 from Kean University with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 83 students graduated with a marketing degree from one of Union's marketing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,184 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Union marketing schools was an average of $29,819 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,800 for marketing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,237 per year, on average, for room and board at Union-based marketing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,204.
If you plan on staying in Union after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Union, which is the most popular marketing profession, are average. In 2010, of the 14,600 marketing professionals in New Jersey, 3,620 were working in the greater Union area. Union's marketing professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.