Peoria has a total population of 112,936 and a student population of 20,393. Of these students, 5,800 are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
Peoria's largest business management school is Bradley University. In 2010, Bradley University graduated approximately 5 students from its business management program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a business management degree from one of Peoria's business management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,224 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business management program in Peoria. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,650 per year, on average, for room and board at Peoria-based business management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business management graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Peoria, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 90,860 general managers in Illinois, 1,180 were working in the greater Peoria area. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to increase by 6% in Peoria. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Peoria is $63,710 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for general managers.