Bethany has a general population of 985 and an overall student population of 830. Approximately 830 of Bethany's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Bethany College is the largest business school in Bethany, based on student population. In 2010, Bethany College graduated approximately 8 students from its business program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a business degree in Bethany. In 2009 tuition at business schools in Bethany was $21,465 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,700 per year, on average, for room and board at Bethany-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Bethany after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Bethany, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 8,390 business professionals in West Virginia. Of these business professionals, 250 were working in the greater Bethany area. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to decrease by -7% in Bethany. 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 Bethany is $66,680 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for business professionals.