With an overall population of 13,868 and a student population of 1,272, approximately 817 of Jacksonville students attend one of Jacksonville's schools that offer business programs.
Jacksonville's largest business school is Lon Morris College. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Business program at Lon Morris College.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a business degree in Jacksonville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,572 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,286 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Jacksonville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,130 per year, on average, for room and board at Jacksonville-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jacksonville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 153,780 business professionals in Texas. Of these business professionals, 3,670 were working in the greater Jacksonville area. The number of business professionals in Jacksonville is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Jacksonville is $72,220 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.