Alpine has a total population of 5,786 and a student population of 3,047. Of these students, 3,047 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Alpine, the largest business school, by student population, is Sul Ross State University. Approximately 40 students graduated in 2010 from Sul Ross State University with credentials in business.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a business degree from one of Alpine's business schools. If you decide to attend one of Alpine's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,066 per year in instate tuition and $21,714 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Alpine. And if you live on campus at one of the Alpine-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $6,370 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Alpine, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 173 business professionals in Texas were working in the greater Alpine area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Alpine. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Alpine is $67,680 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.