Hilo has a general population of 40,759 and an overall student population of 7,249. Approximately 3,974 of Hilo's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
University of Hawaii at Hilo is the largest business administration school in Hilo, based on student population. In 2010, University of Hawaii at Hilo graduated approximately 35 students from its business administration program.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Hilo's business administration schools. If you decide to attend one of Hilo's business administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,596 per year in instate tuition and $24,100 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,120 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,546 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,878.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hilo, your job prospects are not very good. There were 10,210 general managers working in Hawaii and 2,530 working in the greater Hilo area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by -2% in Hilo. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Hilo, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,160 per year. This is higher than the average salary for general managers in the state.