With an overall population of 19,522 and a student population of 5,104, approximately 5,104 of Ashland students attend one of Ashland's schools that offer finance programs.
Southern Oregon University is the largest finance school in Ashland, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Oregon University graduated approximately 13 students from its finance program.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a finance certificate in Ashland. If you decide to attend one of Ashland's finance 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, you should plan on spending an average of $1,350 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Ashland. And if you live on campus at one of the Ashland-based finance 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 decide to work as a finance professional in Ashland, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 31 finance professionals in Oregon were working in the greater Ashland area. Ashland's finance professional workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Ashland is $54,230 per year, which is lower than the average for finance professionals state-wide.