Central has a general population of 3,522 and an overall student population of 2,382. Approximately 2,382 of Central's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Southern Wesleyan University is the largest business school in Central, based on student population. Approximately 193 students graduated in 2010 from Southern Wesleyan University with credentials in business.
A total of 458 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Central in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,700 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Central. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Central-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,500.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Central, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 business professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Central area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Central. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.