Lufkin has a total population of 32,709 and a student population of 5,500. Of these students, 5,422 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Lufkin, by student population, is Angelina College. In 2010, Angelina College graduated approximately 32 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 59 students graduated with a business degree in Lufkin. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,896 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lufkin business schools was an average of $12,706 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,330 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Lufkin. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Lufkin-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,232.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Lufkin, your job prospects are not very good. There were 153,780 business professionals working in Texas and 3,670 working in the greater Lufkin area in 2010. The number of business professionals in Lufkin 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 Lufkin is $72,220 per year, which is higher than the average for business professionals state-wide.