There are 2 business schools in Akron, Ohio. With an overall population of 217,074 and a student population of 27,666, approximately 26,817 of Akron students attend one of Akron's schools that offer business programs.
Akron's largest business school is University of Akron Main Campus. Approximately 164 students graduated in 2010 from University of Akron Main Campus with credentials in business.
In 2010, 681 students graduated with a business degree from one of Akron's business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,869 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Akron business schools was an average of $30,117 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,697 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,370.
If you plan on staying in Akron after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Akron, which is the most popular business profession, are good. In 2010, of the 45,900 business professionals in Ohio, 2,940 were working in the greater Akron area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Akron. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Akron is $58,190 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.
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