Johnson City has a general population of 55,469 and an overall student population of 14,605. Approximately 14,421 of Johnson City's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
East Tennessee State University is the largest business school in Johnson City, based on student population. Approximately 173 students graduated in 2010 from East Tennessee State University with credentials in business.
In 2010, 408 students graduated with a business degree from one of Johnson City's business schools. If you decide to attend one of Johnson City's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,391 per year in instate tuition and $31,319 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,090 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board at Johnson City-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,891.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Johnson City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 33 business professionals in Tennessee were working in the greater Johnson City area. Johnson City's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Johnson City is $65,370 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.