With an overall population of 6,185 and a student population of 7,346, approximately 7,346 of Clarion students attend one of Clarion's schools that offer business programs.
Clarion's largest business school is Clarion University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 85 students graduated from the Business program at Clarion University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 196 students graduated with a business degree in Clarion. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,210 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Clarion business schools was an average of $23,868 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Clarion. And if you live on campus at one of the Clarion-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $6,884 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,780.
If you plan on staying in Clarion after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Clarion, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 40,100 business professionals in Pennsylvania, 1,410 were working in the greater Clarion area. The number of business professionals in Clarion is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.