With an overall population of 74,239 and a student population of 20,444, approximately 19,853 of Evanston students attend one of Evanston's schools that offer business management programs.
The largest business management school in Evanston, by student population, is Northwestern University. In 2010, Northwestern University graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in business management.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a business management degree in Evanston. If you decide to attend a business management school in Evanston, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $38,463.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,685 for business management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,703 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $42,864.
If you plan on staying in Evanston after graduating from business management school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Evanston, which is the most popular business management profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 general managers in Illinois were working in the greater Evanston area. Evanston's general manager workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Evanston is $89,200 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for general managers.