Morgantown has a general population of 26,809 and an overall student population of 29,251. Approximately 28,898 of Morgantown's students are enrolled in schools that offer marketing programs.
The largest marketing school in Morgantown, by student population, is West Virginia University. Approximately 96 students graduated in 2010 from West Virginia University with credentials in marketing.
In 2010, 96 students graduated with a marketing degree from one of Morgantown's marketing schools. Tuition in 2009 at Morgantown's marketing schools was $16,034 per year for instate students and $27,132 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,178 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,770 per year, on average, for room and board at Morgantown-based marketing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in marketing, if you decide to work as a marketing professional in Morgantown, your job prospects are average. There were 650 marketing professionals working in West Virginia and 50 working in the greater Morgantown area in 2010. The government projects that the number of marketing professionals in Morgantown will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.