Wahpeton has a general population of 8,586 and an overall student population of 2,650. Approximately 2,650 of Wahpeton's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Wahpeton's largest business school is North Dakota State College of Science. In 2010, North Dakota State College of Science graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in business.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in business in Wahpeton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,600 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Wahpeton business schools was an average of $19,598 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wahpeton-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $5,464 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 business professional in Wahpeton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,910 business professionals in North Dakota. Of these business professionals, 290 were working in the greater Wahpeton area. The number of business professionals in Wahpeton is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Wahpeton is $74,680 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.