Carbondale has a total population of 20,681 and a student population of 20,350. Of these students, 20,350 are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale is the largest management school in Carbondale, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Illinois University Carbondale graduated approximately 130 students with credentials in management.
In 2010, 136 students graduated with a management degree from one of Carbondale's management schools. If you decide to attend one of Carbondale's management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,913 per year in instate tuition and $32,848 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Carbondale-based management schools, you will have an added expense of $8,082 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 Carbondale, your job prospects are not very good. There were 61,240 managers working in Illinois and 1,410 working in the greater Carbondale area in 2010. Carbondale's manager workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for managers.
As a manager in Carbondale, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,760 per year. This is lower than the average salary for managers in the state.
Carbondale, Illinois 62901-4512