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 marketing programs.
Brownsville's largest marketing school is The University of Texas at Brownsville. Approximately 23 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Texas at Brownsville with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a marketing degree from one of Brownsville's marketing schools. If you decide to attend one of Brownsville's marketing 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.
You should also anticipate spending about $646 for marketing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Brownsville-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $4,367 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,826.
After graduating with your credentials in marketing, if you decide to work as a marketing professional in Brownsville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 260 marketing professionals in Texas were working in the greater Brownsville area. Brownsville's marketing professional workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a marketing professional in Brownsville is $74,090 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for marketing professionals.