Richmond has a general population of 197,790 and an overall student population of 51,657. Approximately 32,172 of Richmond's students are enrolled in schools that offer property management programs.
Richmond's largest property management school is Virginia Commonwealth University. In 2010, Virginia Commonwealth University graduated approximately 19 students from its property management program.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in property management from property management schools in Richmond in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,731 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Richmond property management schools was an average of $37,365 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,474 for property management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,335 per year, on average, for room and board at Richmond-based property management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,771.
Many property management graduates choose to work as property managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Richmond, your job prospects are not very good. Richmond's property manager workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for property managers.