East Stroudsburg has a total population of 9,888 and a student population of 7,576. Of these students, 7,576 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in East Stroudsburg, by student population, is East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. Approximately 116 students graduated in 2010 from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania with credentials in business.
A reported 186 students graduated with credentials in business in East Stroudsburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of East Stroudsburg's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,300 per year in instate tuition and $25,736 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in East Stroudsburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,418 per year, on average, for room and board at East Stroudsburg-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,050.
If you plan on staying in East Stroudsburg after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in East Stroudsburg, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. There were 40,100 business professionals working in Pennsylvania and 1,210 working in the greater East Stroudsburg area in 2010. The number of business professionals in East Stroudsburg is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in East Stroudsburg is $72,870 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.