Ankeny has a general population of 27,117 and an overall student population of 22,741. Approximately 22,324 of Ankeny's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 1 business administration schools in Ankeny, the largest business administration school, by student population, is Des Moines Area Community College. In 2010, approximately 85 students graduated from the Business Administration program at Des Moines Area Community College.
In 2010, 137 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Ankeny's business administration schools. Tuition in 2009 at Ankeny's business administration schools was $13,682 per year for instate students and $17,132 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Ankeny. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,780 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,380.
If you plan on staying in Ankeny after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Ankeny, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,350 general managers in Iowa. Of these general managers, 3,400 were working in the greater Ankeny area. The number of general managers in Ankeny is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.