With an overall population of 106,632 and a student population of 5,807, approximately 1,887 of Allentown students attend one of Allentown's schools that offer marketing programs.
Of the 1 marketing schools in Allentown, the largest marketing school, by student population, is Cedar Crest College. In 2010, Cedar Crest College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a marketing degree in Allentown. In 2009 tuition at marketing schools in Allentown was $28,135 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a marketing program in Allentown. And if you live on campus at one of the Allentown-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $9,321 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,735.
Many marketing graduates choose to work as marketing professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Allentown, your job prospects are not very good. There were 10,250 marketing professionals working in Pennsylvania and 640 working in the greater Allentown area in 2010. Allentown's marketing professional workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.