Fairbanks has a general population of 30,224 and an overall student population of 9,137. Approximately 9,137 of Fairbanks's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Of the 1 management schools in Fairbanks, the largest management school, by student population, is University of Alaska Fairbanks. In 2010, University of Alaska Fairbanks graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in management.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a management degree in Fairbanks. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,742 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fairbanks management schools was an average of $25,822 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Fairbanks. And if you live on campus at one of the Fairbanks-based management schools, you will have an added expense of $6,802 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,308.
After graduating with your credentials in management, if you decide to work as a manager in Fairbanks, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,970 managers in Alaska. Of these managers, 720 were working in the greater Fairbanks area. Fairbanks's manager workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Fairbanks is $68,920 per year, which is lower than the average for managers state-wide.
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