Hobbs, New Mexico has 2 business schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in business. Hobbs has a total population of 28,657 and a student population of 2,841. Of these students, 2,841 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
University of the Southwest is the largest business school in Hobbs, based on student population. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from University of the Southwest with credentials in business.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in business in Hobbs in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Hobbs's business schools was $16,796 per year for instate students and $16,856 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,254 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,760 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,504.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hobbs, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 14,520 business professionals in New Mexico. Of these business professionals, 1,950 were working in the greater Hobbs area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -3% in Hobbs. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.