Beckley has a general population of 17,254 and an overall student population of 9,181. Approximately 5,951 of Beckley's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Beckley's largest management school is Mountain State University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Mountain State University with credentials in management.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Beckley in 2010. In 2009 tuition at management schools in Beckley was $6,900 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,530 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Beckley. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,116 per year, on average, for room and board at Beckley-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,930.
If you plan on staying in Beckley after graduating from management school, you should know that job prospects for managers in Beckley, which is the most popular management profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 8,390 managers in West Virginia. Of these managers, 1,570 were working in the greater Beckley area. By the year 2018, the number of managers is expected to decrease by -7% in Beckley. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Beckley is $67,240 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for managers.