Fairbanks has a total population of 30,224 and a student population of 9,137. Of these students, 9,137 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 1 business administration schools in Fairbanks, the largest business administration school, by student population, is University of Alaska Fairbanks. Approximately 78 students graduated in 2010 from University of Alaska Fairbanks with credentials in business administration.
A reported 78 students graduated with credentials in business administration in Fairbanks in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Fairbanks's business administration schools was $15,742 per year for instate students and $25,822 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fairbanks-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $6,802 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,308.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fairbanks, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,970 general managers in Alaska. Of these general managers, 720 were working in the greater Fairbanks area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Fairbanks will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Fairbanks is $68,920 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for general managers.