Hilton Head Island has a general population of 33,862 and an overall student population of 1,684. Approximately 1,684 of Hilton Head Island's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Hilton Head Island's largest business school is University of South Carolina-Beaufort. Approximately 65 students graduated in 2010 from University of South Carolina-Beaufort with credentials in business.
In 2010, 65 students graduated with a business degree from one of Hilton Head Island's business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,976 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hilton Head Island business schools was an average of $27,826 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,132 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Hilton Head Island-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hilton Head Island, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 25,880 business professionals in South Carolina. Of these business professionals, 1,290 were working in the greater Hilton Head Island area. The number of business professionals in Hilton Head Island is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.