West Liberty has a total population of 1,220 and a student population of 2,651. Of these students, 2,651 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
West Liberty University is the largest business school in West Liberty, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 66 students graduated from the Business program at West Liberty University.
In 2010, 71 students graduated with a business degree in West Liberty. If you decide to attend one of West Liberty's business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,350 per year in instate tuition and $23,420 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in West Liberty. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,455.
If you decide to work as a business professional in West Liberty, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 8,390 business professionals in West Virginia. Of these business professionals, 550 were working in the greater West Liberty area. West Liberty's business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
As a business professional in West Liberty, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,910 per year. This is lower than the average salary for business professionals in the state.