Huntington has a total population of 51,475 and a student population of 18,752. Of these students, 13,776 are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Of the 1 management schools in Huntington, the largest management school, by student population, is Marshall University. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Management program at Marshall University.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in management in Huntington in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,668 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Huntington management schools was an average of $23,914 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Huntington. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,556 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,116.
After graduating with your credentials in management, if you decide to work as a manager in Huntington, your job prospects are not very good. There were 8,690 managers working in West Virginia and 1,270 working in the greater Huntington area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of managers is expected to increase by 1% in Huntington. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
As a manager in Huntington, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,030 per year. This is lower than the average salary for managers in the state.