There are 2 business administration schools in Topeka, Kansas. Topeka has a total population of 122,377 and a student population of 7,643. Of these students, 6,835 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Washburn University is the largest business administration school in Topeka, based on student population. In 2010, Washburn University graduated approximately 75 students from its business administration program.
A total of 83 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in Topeka in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,353 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Topeka business administration schools was an average of $26,003 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,802 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Topeka. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,792 per year, on average, for room and board at Topeka-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,109.
After graduating with your credentials in business administration, if you decide to work as a general manager in Topeka, your job prospects are not very good. There were 20,020 general managers working in Kansas and 1,880 working in the greater Topeka area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by -1% in Topeka. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Topeka is $69,530 per year, which is lower than the average for general managers state-wide.