If you are interested in pursuing business, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 business schools in Beaumont, Texas. Beaumont has a general population of 113,866 and an overall student population of 17,213. Approximately 17,146 of Beaumont's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Beaumont's largest business school is Lamar University. In 2010, Lamar University graduated approximately 69 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 326 students graduated with a business degree in Beaumont. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,630 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Beaumont business schools was an average of $24,832 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,270 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Beaumont. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,290 per year, on average, for room and board at Beaumont-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,746.
If you plan on staying in Beaumont after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Beaumont, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 84 business professionals in Texas were working in the greater Beaumont area. The number of business professionals in Beaumont is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.