Owensboro has a general population of 54,067 and an overall student population of 8,325. Approximately 876 of Owensboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
The largest management school in Owensboro, by student population, is Kentucky Wesleyan College. In 2010, Kentucky Wesleyan College graduated approximately 5 students from its management program.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in management in Owensboro in 2010. If you decide to attend a management school in Owensboro, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,870.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,440 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,070.
Many management graduates choose to work as managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Owensboro, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 27 managers in Kentucky were working in the greater Owensboro area. The number of managers in Owensboro is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Owensboro is $27,210 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for managers.