Parkersburg has a total population of 33,099 and a student population of 4,408. Of these students, 4,223 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Parkersburg's largest business administration school is West Virginia University at Parkersburg. In 2010, West Virginia University at Parkersburg graduated approximately 92 students from its business administration program.
In 2010, 92 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Parkersburg's business administration schools. In 2009 tuition at business administration schools in Parkersburg was $2,076 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for business administration related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a general manager in Parkersburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 8,390 general managers working in West Virginia and 770 working in the greater Parkersburg area in 2010. The government projects that the number of general managers in Parkersburg will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Parkersburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,350 per year. This is higher than the average salary for general managers in the state.