Carthage has a general population of 6,664 and an overall student population of 2,123. Approximately 2,123 of Carthage's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Carthage, the largest business school, by student population, is Panola College. In 2010, Panola College graduated approximately 1 students from its business program.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Carthage in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,143 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Carthage business schools was an average of $15,767 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,625 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,374 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,213.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Carthage, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 153,780 business professionals in Texas, 3,670 were working in the greater Carthage area. The number of business professionals in Carthage is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. 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 Carthage is $72,220 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.