With an overall population of 82,026 and a student population of 15,966, approximately 14,644 of Youngstown students attend one of Youngstown's schools that offer finance programs.
The largest finance school in Youngstown, by student population, is Youngstown State University. Approximately 21 students graduated in 2010 from Youngstown State University with credentials in finance.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a finance degree in Youngstown. Tuition in 2009 at Youngstown's finance schools was $20,057 per year for instate students and $22,750 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,212 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Youngstown-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,148.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Youngstown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 45,900 finance professionals in Ohio. Of these finance professionals, 1,200 were working in the greater Youngstown area. By the year 2018, the number of finance professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Youngstown. This anticipated 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 Youngstown is $53,440 per year, which is lower than the average for finance professionals state-wide.