With an overall population of 25,136 and a student population of 6,033, approximately 5,905 of Fort Dodge students attend one of Fort Dodge's schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 1 business administration schools in Fort Dodge, the largest business administration school, by student population, is Iowa Central Community College. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Iowa Central Community College with credentials in business administration.
A reported 25 students graduated with credentials in business administration in Fort Dodge in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Fort Dodge's business administration schools was $12,665 per year for instate students and $14,405 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,975 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,290.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fort Dodge, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,350 general managers in Iowa. Of these general managers, 1,070 were working in the greater Fort Dodge area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Fort Dodge will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Fort Dodge is $75,660 per year, which is higher than the average for general managers state-wide.