Hammond has a total population of 83,048 and a student population of 10,770. Of these students, 10,133 are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
The largest business management school in Hammond, by student population, is Purdue University-Calumet Campus. In 2010, approximately 33 students graduated from the Business Management program at Purdue University-Calumet Campus.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a business management degree in Hammond. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,585 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hammond business management schools was an average of $24,872 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,125 for business management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,680 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,545.
After graduating with your credentials in business management, if you decide to work as a general manager in Hammond, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,900 general managers in Indiana, 520 were working in the greater Hammond area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Hammond will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Hammond, you can expect to make an average salary of $84,630 per year. This is lower than the average salary for general managers in the state.