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 finance programs.
Clarion's largest finance school is Clarion University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Clarion University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 23 students from its finance program.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a finance 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 finance schools was an average of $23,868 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Clarion-based finance 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 decide to work as a finance professional in Clarion, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 55,750 finance professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these finance professionals, 1,030 were working in the greater Clarion area. By the year 2018, the number of finance professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Clarion. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Clarion is $51,270 per year, which is lower than the average for finance professionals state-wide.