Aurora has a total population of 142,990 and a student population of 4,508. Of these students, 4,355 are enrolled in schools that offer property management programs.
Aurora University is the largest property management school in Aurora, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the Property Management program at Aurora University.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a property management degree in Aurora. If you decide to attend a property management school in Aurora, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,200.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for property management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Aurora-based property management 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.
Many property management graduates choose to work as property managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Aurora, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,980 property managers in Illinois, 5,630 were working in the greater Aurora area. The government projects that the number of property managers in Aurora will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for property managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a property manager in Aurora is $55,100 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for property managers.