With an overall population of 58,720 and a student population of 12,087, approximately 12,087 of Des Plaines students attend one of Des Plaines's schools that offer business management programs.
Oakton Community College is the largest business management school in Des Plaines, based on student population. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Oakton Community College with credentials in business management.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in business management from business management schools in Des Plaines in 2010. If you decide to attend a business management school in Des Plaines, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,510.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for business management related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Des Plaines after graduating from business management school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Des Plaines, which is the most popular business management profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 90,860 general managers in Illinois. Of these general managers, 30,290 were working in the greater Des Plaines area. The number of general managers in Des Plaines is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Des Plaines, you can expect to make an average salary of $89,200 per year. This is higher than the average salary for general managers in the state.