Hammond has a general population of 17,639 and an overall student population of 15,316. Approximately 15,151 of Hammond's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Southeastern Louisiana University is the largest management school in Hammond, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Southeastern Louisiana University with credentials in management.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Hammond in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,448 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hammond management schools was an average of $21,704 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,450 per year, on average, for room and board at Hammond-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,528.
If you plan on staying in Hammond after graduating from management school, you should know that job prospects for managers in Hammond, which is the most popular management profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 35,370 managers in Louisiana. Of these managers, 880 were working in the greater Hammond area. The government projects that the number of managers in Hammond will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for managers.
As a manager in Hammond, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,710 per year. This is higher than the average salary for managers in the state.