Ankeny has a total population of 27,117 and a student population of 22,741. Of these students, 22,324 are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
Des Moines Area Community College is the largest business management school in Ankeny, based on student population. In 2010, Des Moines Area Community College graduated approximately 42 students with credentials in business management.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in business management from business management schools in Ankeny in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Ankeny's business management 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 management program in Ankeny. And if you live on campus at one of the Ankeny-based business management schools, you will have an added expense of $3,780 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,380.
If you plan on staying in Ankeny after graduating from business management school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Ankeny, which is the most popular business management profession, are good. In 2010, there were 5,510 general managers in Iowa. Of these general managers, 2,460 were working in the greater Ankeny area. Ankeny's general manager workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Ankeny is $65,030 per year, which is lower than the average for general managers state-wide.