With an overall population of 71,382 and a student population of 9,123, approximately 8,227 of Melbourne students attend one of Melbourne's schools that offer business management programs.
The largest business management school in Melbourne, by student population, is Florida Institute of Technology. In 2010, Florida Institute of Technology graduated approximately 3 students from its business management program.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in business management from business management schools in Melbourne in 2010. In 2009 tuition at business management schools in Melbourne was $31,520 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for business management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Melbourne-based business management schools, you will have an added expense of $10,630 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business management, if you decide to work as a general manager in Melbourne, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 49,250 general managers in Florida. Of these general managers, 1,190 were working in the greater Melbourne area. Melbourne's general manager workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. 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 Melbourne is $75,400 per year, which is higher than the average for general managers state-wide.