Athens has a total population of 100,266 and a student population of 40,242. Of these students, 34,885 are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
University of Georgia is the largest business management school in Athens, based on student population. In 2010, University of Georgia graduated approximately 19 students from its business management program.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in business management from business management schools in Athens in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Athens's business management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,000 per year in instate tuition and $36,210 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $960 for business management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,046 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business management graduates choose to work as business administrators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Athens, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 83 business administrators in Georgia were working in the greater Athens area. By the year 2018, the number of business administrators is expected to increase by 16% in Athens. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business administrator in Athens is $72,610 per year, which is higher than the average for business administrators state-wide.