Midland has a total population of 94,996 and a student population of 6,227. Of these students, 6,227 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Midland College is the largest business school in Midland, based on student population. In 2010, Midland College graduated approximately 24 students from its business program.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a business degree in Midland. Tuition in 2009 at Midland's business schools was $11,125 per year for instate students and $12,115 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,059 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Midland-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,225.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Midland, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 153,780 business professionals in Texas, 1,370 were working in the greater Midland area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Midland. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.