Plainview has a general population of 22,336 and an overall student population of 5,886. Approximately 5,886 of Plainview's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Plainview, the largest business school, by student population, is Wayland Baptist University. In 2010, approximately 711 students graduated from the Business program at Wayland Baptist University.
A total of 711 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Plainview in 2010. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Plainview was $10,316 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,248 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Plainview. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,939 per year, on average, for room and board at Plainview-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 Plainview, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 153,780 business professionals in Texas, 4,180 were working in the greater Plainview area. Plainview's business professional workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.