Ferrum has a total population of 1,313 and a student population of 1,425. Of these students, 1,425 are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Ferrum College is the largest marketing school in Ferrum, based on student population. In 2010, Ferrum College graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a marketing degree in Ferrum. In 2009 tuition at marketing schools in Ferrum was $23,565 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for marketing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ferrum-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $7,630 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,080.
If you plan on staying in Ferrum after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Ferrum, which is the most popular marketing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 6,550 marketing professionals in Virginia. Of these marketing professionals, 220 were working in the greater Ferrum area. The number of marketing professionals in Ferrum is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a marketing professional in Ferrum is $80,600 per year, which is higher than the average for marketing professionals state-wide.