Cortland has a general population of 18,740 and an overall student population of 7,322. Approximately 7,322 of Cortland's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Cortland, the largest business school, by student population, is SUNY College at Cortland. In 2010, SUNY College at Cortland graduated approximately 142 students from its business program.
A reported 142 students graduated with credentials in business in Cortland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,575 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cortland business schools was an average of $27,475 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Cortland. And if you live on campus at one of the Cortland-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $10,030 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Cortland, your job prospects are not very good. There were 100,570 business professionals working in New York and 1,220 working in the greater Cortland area in 2010. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Cortland will decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.