Carbondale has a general population of 20,681 and an overall student population of 20,350. Approximately 20,350 of Carbondale's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Carbondale, by student population, is Southern Illinois University Carbondale. In 2010, approximately 82 students graduated from the Business Administration program at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
A total of 82 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in Carbondale in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,913 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Carbondale business administration schools was an average of $32,848 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,082 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a general manager in Carbondale, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 69 general managers in Illinois were working in the greater Carbondale area. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by -1% in Carbondale. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Carbondale is $75,760 per year, which is lower than the average for general managers state-wide.