With an overall population of 12,968 and a student population of 3,137, approximately 3,137 of Gaffney students attend one of Gaffney's schools that offer business programs.
Gaffney's largest business school is Limestone College. Approximately 257 students graduated in 2010 from Limestone College with credentials in business.
In 2010, 366 students graduated with a business degree from one of Gaffney's business schools. If you decide to attend a business school in Gaffney, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,300.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,870 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Gaffney-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $6,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,002.
If you plan on staying in Gaffney after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Gaffney, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. There were 25,880 business professionals working in South Carolina and 920 working in the greater Gaffney area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Gaffney. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Gaffney, you can expect to make an average salary of $81,240 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.