State College has a general population of 38,420 and an overall student population of 723. Approximately 707 of State College's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
State College's largest business school is South Hills School of Business & Technology. In 2010, approximately 41 students graduated from the Business program at South Hills School of Business & Technology.
In 2010, 55 students graduated with a business degree in State College. In 2009 tuition at business schools in State College was $13,578 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,400 for business related books and supplies each year.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in State College, your job prospects are not very good. There were 40,100 business professionals working in Pennsylvania and 520 working in the greater State College area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -7% in State College. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.