If you are interested in pursuing business, you may want to consider attending one of the 3 business schools in Lubbock, Texas. Lubbock has a total population of 199,564 and a student population of 35,781. Of these students, 32,140 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Lubbock's largest business school is Texas Tech University. In 2010, Texas Tech University graduated approximately 405 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 1,367 students graduated with a business degree in Lubbock. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,880 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lubbock business schools was an average of $25,204 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,075 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,380 per year, on average, for room and board at Lubbock-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,180.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lubbock, your job prospects are not very good. There were 153,780 business professionals working in Texas and 1,840 working in the greater Lubbock area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Lubbock. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
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