With an overall population of 11,887 and a student population of 2,361, approximately 2,361 of Elizabethtown students attend one of Elizabethtown's schools that offer finance programs.
Elizabethtown College is the largest finance school in Elizabethtown, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Finance program at Elizabethtown College.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in finance from finance schools in Elizabethtown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at finance schools in Elizabethtown was $31,800 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Elizabethtown-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $8,150 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Elizabethtown after graduating from finance school, you should know that job prospects for finance professionals in Elizabethtown, which is the most popular finance profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 55,750 finance professionals in Pennsylvania, 1,550 were working in the greater Elizabethtown area. The number of finance professionals in Elizabethtown is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. 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 Elizabethtown is $51,900 per year, which is lower than the average for finance professionals state-wide.