Yuma has a general population of 77,515 and an overall student population of 7,984. Approximately 7,984 of Yuma's students are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
Of the 1 business management schools in Yuma, the largest business management school, by student population, is Arizona Western College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Business Management program at Arizona Western College.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a business management degree in Yuma. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,854 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Yuma business management schools was an average of $18,414 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,343 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business management program in Yuma. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,140 per year, on average, for room and board at Yuma-based business management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,949.
If you plan on staying in Yuma after graduating from business management school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Yuma, which is the most popular business management profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 13,410 general managers in Arizona. Of these general managers, 120 were working in the greater Yuma area. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by 0% in Yuma. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Yuma is $105,480 per year, which is higher than the average for general managers state-wide.