Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College is the largest finance school in Institute, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Finance program at Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a finance degree from one of Institute's finance schools. Tuition in 2009 at Institute's finance schools was $13,500 per year for instate students and $19,182 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,070 for finance related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,220 per year, on average, for room and board at Institute-based finance schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,376.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Institute, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 finance professionals in West Virginia were working in the greater Institute area. Institute's finance professional workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Institute is $46,210 per year, which is lower than the average for finance professionals state-wide.