Portales has a total population of 11,131 and a student population of 4,679. Of these students, 4,679 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
The largest finance school in Portales, by student population, is Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus with credentials in finance.
Tuition in 2009 at Portales's finance schools was $13,976 per year for instate students and $19,526 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,374 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,602.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Portales, your job prospects are good. There were 6,310 finance professionals working in New Mexico and 610 working in the greater Portales area in 2010. The number of finance professionals in Portales is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Portales is $53,270 per year, which is lower than the average for finance professionals state-wide.