Fort Dodge has a total population of 25,136 and a student population of 6,033. Of these students, 5,905 are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Iowa Central Community College is the largest management school in Fort Dodge, based on student population. In 2010, Iowa Central Community College graduated approximately 8 students from its management program.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in management in Fort Dodge in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,665 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fort Dodge management schools was an average of $14,405 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,975 per year, on average, for room and board at Fort Dodge-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,290.
Many management graduates choose to work as managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fort Dodge, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 21,360 managers in Iowa. Of these managers, 1,260 were working in the greater Fort Dodge area. The number of managers in Fort Dodge is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Fort Dodge is $29,100 per year, which is lower than the average for managers state-wide.
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