With an overall population of 12,327 and a student population of 3,957, approximately 3,957 of La Grande students attend one of La Grande's schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 1 business administration schools in La Grande, the largest business administration school, by student population, is Eastern Oregon University. In 2010, Eastern Oregon University graduated approximately 185 students with credentials in business administration.
A reported 213 students graduated with credentials in business administration in La Grande in 2010. In 2009 tuition at business administration schools in La Grande was $6,456 per year, on average.
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 La Grande. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,875 per year, on average, for room and board at La Grande-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in La Grande after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in La Grande, which is the most popular business administration profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 general managers in Oregon were working in the greater La Grande area. The government projects that the number of general managers in La Grande will increase by 8% by the year 2018. 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 La Grande is $73,390 per year, which is lower than the average for general managers state-wide.