Johnson City has a total population of 55,469 and a student population of 14,605. Of these students, 14,421 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
East Tennessee State University is the largest finance school in Johnson City, based on student population. In 2010, East Tennessee State University graduated approximately 45 students from its finance program.
In 2010, 54 students graduated with a finance degree from one of Johnson City's finance schools. Tuition in 2009 at Johnson City's finance schools was $19,391 per year for instate students and $31,319 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,090 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Johnson City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,891.
After graduating with your credentials in finance, if you decide to work as a finance professional in Johnson City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 14,140 finance professionals in Tennessee, 260 were working in the greater Johnson City area. The number of finance professionals in Johnson City is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Johnson City is $59,150 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.