If you decide that you want to get a business administration degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 business administration schools in Decatur, Illinois. Decatur has a general population of 81,860 and an overall student population of 5,988. Approximately 5,909 of Decatur's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Millikin University is the largest business administration school in Decatur, based on student population. Approximately 44 students graduated in 2010 from Millikin University with credentials in business administration.
A reported 102 students graduated with credentials in business administration in Decatur in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,477 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Decatur-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $7,866 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,856.
After graduating with your credentials in business administration, if you decide to work as a general manager in Decatur, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 58,800 general managers in Illinois. Of these general managers, 460 were working in the greater Decatur area. Decatur's general manager workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for general managers.