Uvalde has a total population of 14,929 and a student population of 5,767. Of these students, 5,767 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Uvalde, by student population, is Southwest Texas Junior College. In 2010, Southwest Texas Junior College graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in business.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a business degree from one of Uvalde's business schools. If you decide to attend one of Uvalde's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,898 per year in instate tuition and $11,198 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,130 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Uvalde. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,771.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Uvalde, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 153,780 business professionals in Texas, 890 were working in the greater Uvalde area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Uvalde. 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 Uvalde is $67,680 per year, which is higher than the average for business professionals state-wide.