Waynesburg has a total population of 4,184 and a student population of 2,555. Of these students, 2,515 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Of the 1 finance schools in Waynesburg, the largest finance school, by student population, is Waynesburg University. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Finance program at Waynesburg University.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a finance degree from one of Waynesburg's finance schools. In 2009 tuition at finance schools in Waynesburg was $17,760 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for finance 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 finance schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Waynesburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 55,750 finance professionals working in Pennsylvania and 1,030 working in the greater Waynesburg area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of finance professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Waynesburg. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Waynesburg is $51,270 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.