With an overall population of 18,558 and a student population of 12,679, approximately 12,679 of Macomb students attend one of Macomb's schools that offer management programs.
Macomb's largest management school is Western Illinois University. In 2010, Western Illinois University graduated approximately 115 students with credentials in management.
A reported 218 students graduated with credentials in management in Macomb in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Macomb's management schools was $21,692 per year for instate students and $25,081 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,642 per year, on average, for room and board at Macomb-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Macomb after graduating from management school, you should know that job prospects for managers in Macomb, which is the most popular management profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 37 managers in Illinois were working in the greater Macomb area. The number of managers in Macomb is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for managers.
As a manager in Macomb, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,370 per year. This is lower than the average salary for managers in the state.
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