With an overall population of 11,301 and a student population of 6,375, approximately 6,375 of Kilgore students attend one of Kilgore's schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Kilgore, by student population, is Kilgore College. In 2010, Kilgore College graduated approximately 34 students from its business program.
In 2010, 52 students graduated with a business degree from one of Kilgore's business schools. If you decide to attend one of Kilgore's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,330 per year in instate tuition and $11,194 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,813 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Kilgore-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $3,980 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,350.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kilgore, your job prospects are not very good. There were 153,780 business professionals working in Texas and 1,610 working in the greater Kilgore area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Kilgore. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.