With an overall population of 8,232 and a student population of 4,294, approximately 4,294 of Hillsboro students attend one of Hillsboro's schools that offer business programs.
Hillsboro's largest business school is Hill College. In 2010, Hill College graduated approximately 5 students from its business program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a business certificate from one of Hillsboro's business schools. Tuition in 2009 at Hillsboro's business schools was $11,605 per year for instate students and $12,005 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,300 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,150 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,588.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hillsboro, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 72 business professionals in Texas were working in the greater Hillsboro area. The number of business professionals in Hillsboro is expected 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 Hillsboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $79,520 per year. This is higher than the average salary for business professionals in the state.