Bradford has a total population of 9,175 and a student population of 1,657. Of these students, 1,657 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford is the largest business school in Bradford, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 31 students graduated from the Business program at University of Pittsburgh-Bradford.
In 2010, 56 students graduated with a business degree from one of Bradford's business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,148 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bradford business schools was an average of $32,708 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bradford-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $7,480 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,502.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bradford, your job prospects are not very good. There were 40,100 business professionals working in Pennsylvania and 1,340 working in the greater Bradford area in 2010. The number of business professionals in Bradford is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Bradford is $71,210 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.