San Francisco has a total population of 776,733 and a student population of 103,963. Of these students, 9,008 are enrolled in schools that offer project management programs.
The largest project management school in San Francisco, by student population, is University of San Francisco. In 2010, University of San Francisco graduated approximately 26 students from its project management program.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a project management degree from one of San Francisco's project management schools. In 2009 tuition at project management schools in San Francisco was $34,770 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for project management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,540 per year, on average, for room and board at San Francisco-based project management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in project management, if you decide to work as a project manager in San Francisco, your job prospects are good. There were 101,700 project managers working in California and 8,310 working in the greater San Francisco area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of project managers is expected to increase by 14% in San Francisco. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for project managers.