Marietta has a total population of 14,515 and a student population of 4,067. Of these students, 1,597 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
The largest finance school in Marietta, by student population, is Marietta College. In 2010, Marietta College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in finance.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a finance degree in Marietta. In 2009 tuition at finance schools in Marietta was $27,066 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $712 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Marietta. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,046 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Marietta, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 45,900 finance professionals in Ohio. Of these finance professionals, 520 were working in the greater Marietta area. Marietta's finance professional workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Marietta is $68,230 per year, which is higher than the average for finance professionals state-wide.