With an overall population of 17,013 and a student population of 5,465, approximately 2,903 of Americus students attend one of Americus's schools that offer property management programs.
Georgia Southwestern State University is the largest property management school in Americus, based on student population. In 2010, Georgia Southwestern State University graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in property management.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a property management degree in Americus. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,366 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Americus property management schools was an average of $25,882 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for property management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,950 per year, on average, for room and board at Americus-based property management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,430.
Many property management graduates choose to work as property managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Americus, your job prospects are good. Americus's property manager workforce is projected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for property managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a property manager in Americus is $73,750 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for property managers.