With an overall population of 19,000 and a student population of 5,384, approximately 5,384 of Weatherford students attend one of Weatherford's schools that offer business programs.
Weatherford's largest business school is Weatherford College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Business program at Weatherford College.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in business in Weatherford in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Weatherford's business schools was $13,161 per year for instate students and $14,541 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,380 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,936.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Weatherford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 153,780 business professionals in Texas, 11,950 were working in the greater Weatherford area. The number of business professionals in Weatherford is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.