Mount Vernon has a general population of 26,232 and an overall student population of 5,910. Approximately 5,676 of Mount Vernon's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
Of the 1 marketing schools in Mount Vernon, the largest marketing school, by student population, is Skagit Valley College. In 2010, Skagit Valley College graduated approximately 13 students from its marketing program.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a marketing certificate from one of Mount Vernon's marketing schools. If you decide to attend one of Mount Vernon's marketing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,300 per year in instate tuition and $16,600 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a marketing program in Mount Vernon. And if you live on campus at one of the Mount Vernon-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,900.
If you plan on staying in Mount Vernon after graduating from marketing school, you should know that job prospects for marketing professionals in Mount Vernon, which is the most popular marketing profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 122 marketing professionals in Washington State were working in the greater Mount Vernon area. Mount Vernon's marketing professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
As a marketing professional in Mount Vernon, you can expect to make an average salary of $80,760 per year. This is higher than the average salary for marketing professionals in the state.