Cullowhee has a general population of 3,579 and an overall student population of 9,429. Approximately 9,429 of Cullowhee's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Cullowhee's largest finance school is Western Carolina University. In 2010, Western Carolina University graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in finance.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a finance degree from one of Cullowhee's finance schools. Tuition in 2009 at Cullowhee's finance schools was $14,470 per year for instate students and $24,067 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,006 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Cullowhee. And if you live on campus at one of the Cullowhee-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $5,982 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Cullowhee after graduating from finance school, you should know that job prospects for finance professionals in Cullowhee, which is the most popular finance profession, are good. In 2010, there were 30,380 finance professionals in North Carolina. Of these finance professionals, 640 were working in the greater Cullowhee area. The number of finance professionals in Cullowhee is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. 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 Cullowhee is $48,730 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.