With an overall population of 19,522 and a student population of 5,104, approximately 5,104 of Ashland students attend one of Ashland's schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Ashland, by student population, is Southern Oregon University. In 2010, Southern Oregon University graduated approximately 158 students from its business administration program.
In 2010, 158 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Ashland's business administration schools. Tuition in 2009 at Ashland's business administration schools was $19,806 per year for instate students and $33,468 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,350 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Ashland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,454 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Ashland, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 20,380 general managers in Oregon. Of these general managers, 830 were working in the greater Ashland area. The number of general managers in Ashland is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.