With an overall population of 7,490 and a student population of 2,710, approximately 2,547 of Gettysburg students attend one of Gettysburg's schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Gettysburg, the largest business school, by student population, is Gettysburg College. In 2010, Gettysburg College graduated approximately 67 students from its business program.
A total of 86 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Gettysburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $39,140 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Gettysburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,360 per year, on average, for room and board at Gettysburg-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Gettysburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 business professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Gettysburg area. Gettysburg's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Gettysburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $74,450 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.