Chattanooga has a total population of 155,554 and a student population of 22,629. Of these students, 801 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Chattanooga's largest finance school is Tennessee Temple University. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Tennessee Temple University with credentials in finance.
In 2009 tuition at finance schools in Chattanooga was $11,010 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,600 for finance related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,030 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $18,010.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chattanooga, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 17,890 finance professionals in Tennessee, 1,570 were working in the greater Chattanooga area. The number of finance professionals in Chattanooga is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Chattanooga is $50,820 per year, which is higher than the average for finance professionals state-wide.