Boone has a general population of 13,472 and an overall student population of 16,968. Approximately 16,968 of Boone's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Of the 1 finance schools in Boone, the largest finance school, by student population, is Appalachian State University. In 2010, Appalachian State University graduated approximately 99 students from its finance program.
In 2010, 99 students graduated with a finance degree in Boone. Tuition in 2009 at Boone's finance schools was $14,391 per year for instate students and $25,012 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Boone-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $6,400 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 finance professional in Boone, your job prospects are good. There were 30,380 finance professionals working in North Carolina and 640 working in the greater Boone area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of finance professionals is expected to increase by 22% in Boone. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Boone is $48,730 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.