Stony Brook has a general population of 13,727 and an overall student population of 24,681. Approximately 24,681 of Stony Brook's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Stony Brook's largest business school is Stony Brook University. In 2010, Stony Brook University graduated approximately 405 students with credentials in business.
A total of 497 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Stony Brook in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,770 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Stony Brook business schools was an average of $26,670 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Stony Brook. And if you live on campus at one of the Stony Brook-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $9,590 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,148.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Stony Brook, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 100,570 business professionals in New York, 14,650 were working in the greater Stony Brook area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -10% in Stony Brook. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.