Pocatello has a total population of 51,466 and a student population of 13,585. Of these students, 13,493 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Pocatello, by student population, is Idaho State University. Approximately 85 students graduated in 2010 from Idaho State University with credentials in business administration.
In 2010, 85 students graduated with a business administration degree in Pocatello. Tuition in 2009 at Pocatello's business administration schools was $15,092 per year for instate students and $24,894 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Pocatello. And if you live on campus at one of the Pocatello-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $5,050 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,042.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pocatello, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 13,620 general managers in Idaho. Of these general managers, 600 were working in the greater Pocatello area. The number of general managers in Pocatello is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Pocatello, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,750 per year. This is higher than the average salary for general managers in the state.