Harrisburg has a total population of 48,950 and a student population of 24,399. Of these students, 22,529 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Of the 1 finance schools in Harrisburg, the largest finance school, by student population, is Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Finance program at Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in finance from finance schools in Harrisburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a finance school in Harrisburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,480.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for finance related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Harrisburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 55,750 finance professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these finance professionals, 3,060 were working in the greater Harrisburg area. Harrisburg's finance professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Harrisburg is $54,780 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.