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 international business programs.
Appalachian State University is the largest international business school in Boone, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the International Business program at Appalachian State University.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with an international business degree from one of Boone's international business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,391 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Boone international business schools was an average of $25,012 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a international business program in Boone. And if you live on campus at one of the Boone-based international business 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.
After graduating with your credentials in international business, if you decide to work as an international business professional in Boone, your job prospects are not very good. There were 56,480 international business professionals working in North Carolina and 1,740 working in the greater Boone area in 2010. The government projects that the number of international business professionals in Boone will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for international business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an international business professional in Boone is $79,420 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for international business professionals.