With an overall population of 16,651 and a student population of 7,954, approximately 7,954 of Arcata students attend one of Arcata's schools that offer business administration programs.
Arcata's largest business administration school is Humboldt State University. In 2010, Humboldt State University graduated approximately 98 students with credentials in business administration.
In 2010, 98 students graduated with a business administration degree in Arcata. If you decide to attend one of Arcata's business administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,465 per year in instate tuition and $30,625 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,528 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Arcata-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,377.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Arcata, your job prospects are not very good. There were 250,900 general managers working in California and 380 working in the greater Arcata area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by -2% in Arcata. 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 Arcata is $74,690 per year, which is higher than the average for general managers state-wide.