Dowagiac has a general population of 6,147 and an overall student population of 2,970. Approximately 2,970 of Dowagiac's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
The largest management school in Dowagiac, by student population, is Southwestern Michigan College. In 2010, Southwestern Michigan College graduated approximately 8 students from its management program.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Dowagiac in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Dowagiac's management schools was $14,447 per year for instate students and $14,742 per year for out of state students.
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 $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Dowagiac-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,287.
If you plan on staying in Dowagiac after graduating from management school, you should know that job prospects for managers in Dowagiac, which is the most popular management profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 47,060 managers in Michigan, 1,310 were working in the greater Dowagiac area. The number of managers in Dowagiac is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Dowagiac is $35,000 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for managers.