Phoenixville has a total population of 14,788 and a student population of 1,176. Of these students, 1,176 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Phoenixville, by student population, is Valley Forge Christian College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Business program at Valley Forge Christian College.
A reported 13 students graduated with credentials in business in Phoenixville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Phoenixville was $14,932 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $794 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,296 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,128.
If you plan on staying in Phoenixville after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Phoenixville, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 55,750 business professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these business professionals, 19,970 were working in the greater Phoenixville area. The number of business professionals in Phoenixville is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Phoenixville, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,780 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.