With an overall population of 8,832 and a student population of 11,300, approximately 11,300 of Cheney students attend one of Cheney's schools that offer business programs.
Eastern Washington University is the largest business school in Cheney, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 198 students graduated from the Business program at Eastern Washington University.
In 2010, 448 students graduated with a business degree in Cheney. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,838 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cheney business schools was an average of $26,556 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,035 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Cheney. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,073 per year, on average, for room and board at Cheney-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,765.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Cheney, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 business professionals in Washington State were working in the greater Cheney area. The number of business professionals in Cheney is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Cheney is $57,840 per year, which is higher than the average for business professionals state-wide.