Richardson has a total population of 91,802 and a student population of 16,244. Of these students, 15,783 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Richardson, the largest business school, by student population, is The University of Texas at Dallas. Approximately 518 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Texas at Dallas with credentials in business.
A total of 1,693 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Richardson in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,772 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Richardson business schools was an average of $32,602 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,228 per year, on average, for room and board at Richardson-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,820.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Richardson, your job prospects are not very good. There were 153,780 business professionals working in Texas and 35,210 working in the greater Richardson area in 2010. Richardson'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.