With an overall population of 142,990 and a student population of 4,508, approximately 4,355 of Aurora students attend one of Aurora's schools that offer business administration programs.
Aurora's largest business administration school is Aurora University. In 2010, Aurora University graduated approximately 75 students with credentials in business administration.
A reported 75 students graduated with credentials in business administration in Aurora in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,200 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Aurora-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $8,450 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,078.
If you plan on staying in Aurora after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Aurora, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. There were 58,800 general managers working in Illinois and 44,560 working in the greater Aurora area in 2010. The government projects that the number of general managers in Aurora will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for general managers.