Ashland has a general population of 19,522 and an overall student population of 5,104. Approximately 5,104 of Ashland's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Southern Oregon University is the largest business school in Ashland, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 158 students graduated from the Business program at Southern Oregon University.
A total of 209 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Ashland in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Ashland's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,806 per year in instate tuition and $33,468 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ashland-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $8,454 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Ashland after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Ashland, which is the most popular business profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 business professionals in Oregon were working in the greater Ashland area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Ashland. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.