With an overall population of 399,484 and a student population of 28,906, approximately 13,627 of Oakland students attend one of Oakland's schools that offer business management programs.
Oakland's largest business management school is Laney College. In 2010, approximately 46 students graduated from the Business Management program at Laney College.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with a business management certificate in Oakland. In 2009 tuition at business management schools in Oakland was $796 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for business management related books and supplies each year.
Many business management graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oakland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 general managers in California were working in the greater Oakland area. The number of general managers in Oakland is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Oakland is $93,320 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for general managers.