Newport has a general population of 26,475 and an overall student population of 2,634. Approximately 2,584 of Newport's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Salve Regina University is the largest finance school in Newport, based on student population. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Salve Regina University with credentials in finance.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a finance degree in Newport. If you decide to attend a finance school in Newport, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,000.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Newport. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,950 per year, on average, for room and board at Newport-based finance schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Newport, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,580 finance professionals in Rhode Island, 3,660 were working in the greater Newport area. By the year 2018, the number of finance professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Newport. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
As a finance professional in Newport, you can expect to make an average salary of $63,280 per year. This is the same as the average salary for finance professionals in the state.