New Paltz has a general population of 6,034 and an overall student population of 7,907. Approximately 7,907 of New Paltz's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in New Paltz, by student population, is State University of New York at New Paltz. In 2010, approximately 77 students graduated from the Business program at State University of New York at New Paltz.
In 2010, 249 students graduated with a business degree in New Paltz. Tuition in 2009 at New Paltz's business schools was $18,691 per year for instate students and $26,591 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,202 per year, on average, for room and board at New Paltz-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in New Paltz after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in New Paltz, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 100,570 business professionals in New York. Of these business professionals, 620 were working in the greater New Paltz area. The number of business professionals in New Paltz is expected to decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in New Paltz, you can expect to make an average salary of $84,090 per year. This is higher than the average salary for business professionals in the state.