Wilson has a general population of 44,405 and an overall student population of 3,319. Approximately 1,150 of Wilson's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
The largest finance school in Wilson, by student population, is Barton College. In 2010, Barton College graduated approximately 0 students from its finance program.
In 2009 tuition at finance schools in Wilson was $20,648 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for finance related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,012 per year, on average, for room and board at Wilson-based finance schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,498.
If you plan on staying in Wilson after graduating from finance school, you should know that job prospects for finance professionals in Wilson, which is the most popular finance profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 finance professionals in North Carolina were working in the greater Wilson area. The government projects that the number of finance professionals in Wilson will increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Wilson is $52,040 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.