Americus has a general population of 17,013 and an overall student population of 5,465. Approximately 2,903 of Americus's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
The largest management school in Americus, by student population, is Georgia Southwestern State University. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Management program at Georgia Southwestern State University.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Americus in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Americus's management schools was $17,366 per year for instate students and $25,882 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Americus. And if you live on campus at one of the Americus-based management schools, you will have an added expense of $5,950 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,430.
If you decide to work as a manager in Americus, your job prospects are not very good. There were 82,870 managers working in Georgia and 1,880 working in the greater Americus area in 2010. The number of managers in Americus is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Americus is $72,760 per year, which is lower than the average for managers state-wide.
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