With an overall population of 5,725 and a student population of 1,530, approximately 1,416 of Buckhannon students attend one of Buckhannon's schools that offer finance programs.
The largest finance school in Buckhannon, by student population, is West Virginia Wesleyan College. In 2010, West Virginia Wesleyan College graduated approximately 1 students from its finance program.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in finance in Buckhannon in 2010. If you decide to attend a finance school in Buckhannon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,880.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Buckhannon. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,809 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in finance, if you decide to work as a finance professional in Buckhannon, your job prospects are average. There were 5,070 finance professionals working in West Virginia and 710 working in the greater Buckhannon area in 2010. The government projects that the number of finance professionals in Buckhannon will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Buckhannon is $48,890 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.