Florence has a general population of 30,248 and an overall student population of 9,199. Approximately 3,957 of Florence's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Of the 1 marketing schools in Florence, the largest marketing school, by student population, is Francis Marion University. In 2010, Francis Marion University graduated approximately 28 students with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a marketing degree in Florence. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,772 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Florence marketing schools was an average of $32,397 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,700 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Florence-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,024 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,746.
If you decide to work as a marketing professional in Florence, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 26 marketing professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Florence area. Florence's marketing professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.