Gainesville has a general population of 15,538 and an overall student population of 9,156. Approximately 9,156 of Gainesville's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Gainesville, the largest business school, by student population, is North Central Texas College. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Business program at North Central Texas College.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Gainesville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,080 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,410 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,378 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,468.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Gainesville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 161 business professionals in Texas were working in the greater Gainesville area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Gainesville will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in Gainesville, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,590 per year. This is higher than the average salary for business professionals in the state.