Belton has a total population of 14,623 and a student population of 2,689. Of these students, 2,689 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Belton, the largest business school, by student population, is University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. In 2010, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor graduated approximately 36 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 77 students graduated with a business degree in Belton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,650 per year in tuition costs.
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 Belton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,350 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Belton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 153,780 business professionals in Texas. Of these business professionals, 1,390 were working in the greater Belton area. Belton's business professional workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Belton, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,150 per year. This is higher than the average salary for business professionals in the state.