With an overall population of 100,266 and a student population of 40,242, approximately 34,885 of Athens students attend one of Athens's schools that offer management programs.
Of the 1 management schools in Athens, the largest management school, by student population, is University of Georgia. In 2010, University of Georgia graduated approximately 59 students from its management program.
A total of 78 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Athens in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Athens's management schools was $18,000 per year for instate students and $36,210 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $960 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Athens. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,046 per year, on average, for room and board at Athens-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many management graduates choose to work as managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Athens, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 82,870 managers in Georgia. Of these managers, 980 were working in the greater Athens area. Athens's manager workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
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