Fayetteville has a total population of 58,047 and a student population of 20,000. Of these students, 19,849 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Fayetteville, by student population, is University of Arkansas. In 2010, approximately 160 students graduated from the Business Administration program at University of Arkansas.
A reported 203 students graduated with credentials in business administration in Fayetteville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,241 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fayetteville business administration schools was an average of $27,118 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,082 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Fayetteville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,732 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business administration, if you decide to work as a general manager in Fayetteville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 13,990 general managers in Arkansas. Of these general managers, 2,640 were working in the greater Fayetteville area. The number of general managers in Fayetteville is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.