Brownsville has a general population of 139,722 and an overall student population of 17,804. Approximately 17,151 of Brownsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer international business programs.
Of the 1 international business schools in Brownsville, the largest international business school, by student population, is The University of Texas at Brownsville. In 2010, The University of Texas at Brownsville graduated approximately 20 students from its international business program.
A total of 24 students graduated with credentials in international business from international business schools in Brownsville in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Brownsville's international business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,608 per year in instate tuition and $22,810 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $646 for international business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,367 per year, on average, for room and board at Brownsville-based international business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,826.
Many international business graduates choose to work as international business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Brownsville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 153,780 international business professionals in Texas, 1,240 were working in the greater Brownsville area. By the year 2018, the number of international business professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Brownsville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for international business professionals.