Chico has a total population of 59,954 and a student population of 16,934. Of these students, 16,934 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Chico's largest business administration school is California State University-Chico. Approximately 535 students graduated in 2010 from California State University-Chico with credentials in business administration.
In 2010, 550 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Chico's business administration schools. Tuition in 2009 at Chico's business administration schools was $20,160 per year for instate students and $31,320 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,656 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,404 per year, on average, for room and board at Chico-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,164.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chico, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 237 general managers in California were working in the greater Chico area. The number of general managers in Chico is expected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.