Mount Vernon has a total population of 26,232 and a student population of 5,910. Of these students, 5,676 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Of the 1 business schools in Mount Vernon, the largest business school, by student population, is Skagit Valley College. In 2010, approximately 31 students graduated from the Business program at Skagit Valley College.
In 2010, 81 students graduated with a business degree from one of Mount Vernon's business schools. Tuition in 2009 at Mount Vernon's business schools was $16,300 per year for instate students and $16,600 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 $3,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,900.
If you decide to work as a business professional in Mount Vernon, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 75 business professionals in Washington State were working in the greater Mount Vernon area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to increase by 6% in Mount Vernon. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.