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 Springfield, Illinois. Springfield has a total population of 111,454 and a student population of 14,629. Of these students, 12,654 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 2 business administration schools in Springfield, the largest business administration school, by student population, is University of Illinois at Springfield. In 2010, University of Illinois at Springfield graduated approximately 152 students with credentials in business administration.
A total of 186 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in Springfield in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Springfield's business administration schools was $19,740 per year for instate students and $27,060 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,230 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,908.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Springfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 general managers in Illinois were working in the greater Springfield area. Springfield'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Springfield is $75,630 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for general managers.
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