Bridgeport has a total population of 139,529 and a student population of 17,911. Of these students, 5,103 are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
The largest business management school in Bridgeport, by student population, is University of Bridgeport. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Business Management program at University of Bridgeport.
In 2009 tuition at business management schools in Bridgeport was $25,465 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for business management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,080 per year, on average, for room and board at Bridgeport-based business management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,122.
If you plan on staying in Bridgeport after graduating from business management school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Bridgeport, which is the most popular business management profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 14,710 general managers in Connecticut. Of these general managers, 4,560 were working in the greater Bridgeport area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Bridgeport will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.