With an overall population of 50,731 and a student population of 28,104, approximately 27,945 of Ames students attend one of Ames's schools that offer management programs.
Iowa State University is the largest management school in Ames, based on student population. Approximately 60 students graduated in 2010 from Iowa State University with credentials in management.
A total of 99 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Ames in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Ames's management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,366 per year in instate tuition and $29,586 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Ames. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,277 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,175.
After graduating with your credentials in management, if you decide to work as a manager in Ames, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 21,360 managers in Iowa. Of these managers, 400 were working in the greater Ames area. Ames's manager workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Ames is $33,190 per year, which is lower than the average for managers state-wide.
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