Murray has a total population of 14,950 and a student population of 10,117. Of these students, 10,071 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Murray, by student population, is Murray State University. In 2010, Murray State University graduated approximately 19 students from its business administration program.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in Murray in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,210 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Murray business administration schools was an average of $26,470 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $990 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Murray. And if you live on campus at one of the Murray-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $6,562 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Murray, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 24,230 general managers in Kentucky. Of these general managers, 1,680 were working in the greater Murray area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Murray will decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Murray is $70,890 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for general managers.