Topeka has a general population of 122,377 and an overall student population of 7,643. Approximately 6,652 of Topeka's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
The largest management school in Topeka, by student population, is Washburn University. In 2010, Washburn University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in management.
Tuition in 2009 at Topeka's management schools was $18,353 per year for instate students and $26,003 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Topeka. And if you live on campus at one of the Topeka-based management schools, you will have an added expense of $5,792 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,561.
If you plan on staying in Topeka after graduating from management school, you should know that job prospects for managers in Topeka, which is the most popular management profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 20,020 managers in Kansas. Of these managers, 1,880 were working in the greater Topeka area. By the year 2018, the number of managers is expected to decrease by -1% in Topeka. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for managers.
As a manager in Topeka, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,530 per year. This is lower than the average salary for managers in the state.
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