Business Schools
In Lafayette, Louisiana

There are 4 business schools in Lafayette for faculty to choose from. The trends in Lafayette's business academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes business training at the following levels:

  • Business Certificate
  • Associates degree in Business
  • Bachelors degree in Business
  • Masters degree in Business


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Business Employment

Lafayette 3,820
Louisiana 58,850

Of the 58,850 business professionals employed in Louisiana, 3,820 work in Lafayette. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of business professionals in Lafayette has shrunk by 26%. Overall employment in Lafayette has also decreased.

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Business employment growth

64,700 62,000 61,000 59,210 58,850
5,150 5,500 4,710 4,280 3,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lafayette

Business VS. All professions salaries in Lafayette

$71,956 $75,164 $82,219 $87,996 $93,334
$32,480 $34,490 $35,620 $36,300 $37,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Business in Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lafayette

Salaries for business professionals in Lafayette have increased. In 2010 Lafayette business professionals earned an average yearly salary of $93,334. Four years earlier in 2006, business professionals in Lafayette made an average salary of $71,956 per year. The growth in the salary of business professionals in Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Business professionals in Lafayette

10th percentile
$50,520
25th percentile
$49,013
50th percentile
$64,892
75th percentile
$84,070
90th percentile
$104,100

Business professionals in Lafayette earn a median salary of $64,892 per year. The difference in pay between the business professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 106%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,520 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $104,100 per year.

Average Salaries for Business professionals and related professions in Lafayette

Hospitality
$26,535
Human Resources
$33,020
Risk Management
$35,900
Accounting
$36,270
Advertising
$41,530
Fashion Merchandising
$43,580
Property Management
$44,270
Forensic Accounting
$46,170
Restaurant Management
$53,650
Fashion Marketing
$54,060
Finance
$61,702
Management
$69,988
Marketing
$74,640
Sports Management
$80,130
Project Management
$82,634
Business Administration
$84,550
Business
$93,334
International Business
$97,712
Business Management
$99,687
Small Business
$101,640

Lafayette business professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Business schools in Lafayette

4

There are 4 accredited business schools in the city. Many of Lafayette's business professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Business Programs Offered In Lafayette

associate
3
bachelor
7
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total13

Lafayette's business schools offer 13 business degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Business Degrees In Lafayette

associate
40
bachelor
424
master
59
doctor
0
Certificate
121
Total644

Approximately 644 students completed business courses in 2010.

Business Faculty Salaries in Lafayette, Louisiana

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