If you are interested in pursuing business administration, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 business administration schools in Sumter, South Carolina. With an overall population of 39,643 and a student population of 5,148, approximately 5,103 of Sumter students attend one of Sumter's schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Sumter, by student population, is Central Carolina Technical College. Approximately 23 students graduated in 2010 from Central Carolina Technical College with credentials in business administration.
A total of 60 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in Sumter in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $6,610 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,422 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Sumter. And if you live on campus at one of the Sumter-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $4,386 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,477.
After graduating with your credentials in business administration, if you decide to work as a general manager in Sumter, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 25,880 general managers in South Carolina. Of these general managers, 420 were working in the greater Sumter area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Sumter will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Sumter is $78,240 per year, which is lower than the average for general managers state-wide.