Des Moines has a total population of 198,682 and a student population of 11,849. Of these students, 2,039 are enrolled in schools that offer property management programs.
The largest property management school in Des Moines, by student population, is Grand View University. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Property Management program at Grand View University.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in property management in Des Moines in 2010. In 2009 tuition at property management schools in Des Moines was $19,324 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for property management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,442 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many property management graduates choose to work as property managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Des Moines, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,590 property managers in Iowa. Of these property managers, 350 were working in the greater Des Moines area. The number of property managers in Des Moines is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for property managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a property manager in Des Moines is $44,710 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for property managers.