Kearney has a general population of 27,431 and an overall student population of 6,650. Approximately 6,650 of Kearney's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
University of Nebraska at Kearney is the largest business administration school in Kearney, based on student population. In 2010, University of Nebraska at Kearney graduated approximately 169 students from its business administration program.
In 2010, 252 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Kearney's business administration schools. Tuition in 2009 at Kearney's business administration schools was $16,970 per year for instate students and $21,778 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $952 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,830 per year, on average, for room and board at Kearney-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,944.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kearney, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 8,010 general managers in Nebraska. Of these general managers, 780 were working in the greater Kearney area. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to increase by 1% in Kearney. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Kearney is $72,970 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for general managers.