With an overall population of 11,360 and a student population of 2,497, approximately 2,497 of Sterling students attend one of Sterling's schools that offer business administration programs.
Sterling's largest business administration school is Northeastern Junior College. In 2010, Northeastern Junior College graduated approximately 7 students from its business administration program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a business administration degree in Sterling. If you decide to attend one of Sterling's business administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,768 per year in instate tuition and $20,210 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,749 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Sterling. And if you live on campus at one of the Sterling-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $5,654 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,970.
If you plan on staying in Sterling after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Sterling, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. There were 40,000 general managers working in Colorado and 1,050 working in the greater Sterling area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by -5% in Sterling. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Sterling, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,810 per year. This is lower than the average salary for general managers in the state.