St. John's University-New York is the largest finance school in Jamaica, based on student population. Approximately 186 students graduated in 2010 from St. John's University-New York with credentials in finance.
In 2010, 230 students graduated with a finance degree in Jamaica. In 2009 tuition at finance schools in Jamaica was $30,040 per year, on average.
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 $13,140 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $36,640.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jamaica, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of finance professionals in Jamaica will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.