With an overall population of 7,669 and a student population of 9,021, approximately 9,021 of Commerce students attend one of Commerce's schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Commerce, by student population, is Texas A & M University-Commerce. In 2010, Texas A & M University-Commerce graduated approximately 418 students from its business administration program.
In 2010, 418 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Commerce's business administration schools. Tuition in 2009 at Commerce's business administration schools was $17,320 per year for instate students and $25,660 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Commerce. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,090 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Commerce after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Commerce, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 153,780 general managers in Texas, 35,210 were working in the greater Commerce area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Commerce will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.