Waynesburg has a general population of 4,184 and an overall student population of 2,555. Approximately 2,515 of Waynesburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Waynesburg, the largest business school, by student population, is Waynesburg University. In 2010, approximately 175 students graduated from the Business program at Waynesburg University.
A total of 207 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Waynesburg in 2010. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Waynesburg was $17,760 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,370 per year, on average, for room and board at Waynesburg-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Waynesburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 40,100 business professionals in Pennsylvania, 1,410 were working in the greater Waynesburg area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Waynesburg will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.