Akron has a total population of 217,074 and a student population of 27,666. Of these students, 25,959 are enrolled in schools that offer international business programs.
Akron's largest international business school is University of Akron Main Campus. In 2010, approximately 45 students graduated from the International Business program at University of Akron Main Campus.
A total of 48 students graduated with credentials in international business from international business schools in Akron in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Akron's international business schools was $20,869 per year for instate students and $30,117 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for international business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Akron-based international business schools, you will have an added expense of $8,697 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,718.
If you plan on staying in Akron after graduating from international business school, you should know that job prospects for international business professionals in Akron, which is the most popular international business profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 31,370 international business professionals in Ohio, 2,330 were working in the greater Akron area. By the year 2018, the number of international business professionals is expected to decrease by -8% in Akron. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for international business professionals.