Elizabethtown has a general population of 11,887 and an overall student population of 2,361. Approximately 2,361 of Elizabethtown's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Elizabethtown, the largest business school, by student population, is Elizabethtown College. In 2010, approximately 86 students graduated from the Business program at Elizabethtown College.
In 2010, 209 students graduated with a business degree in Elizabethtown. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,800 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Elizabethtown-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Elizabethtown after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Elizabethtown, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. There were 40,100 business professionals working in Pennsylvania and 2,250 working in the greater Elizabethtown area in 2010. Elizabethtown's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Elizabethtown, you can expect to make an average salary of $79,630 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.