Shreveport has a general population of 200,145 and an overall student population of 10,323. Approximately 3,014 of Shreveport's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Southern University at Shreveport is the largest management school in Shreveport, based on student population. In 2010, Southern University at Shreveport graduated approximately 2 students from its management program.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Shreveport in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,036 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Shreveport management schools was an average of $14,166 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Shreveport. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,140 per year, on average, for room and board at Shreveport-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,576.
Many management graduates choose to work as managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Shreveport, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 managers in Louisiana were working in the greater Shreveport area. By the year 2018, the number of managers is expected to decrease by -1% in Shreveport. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for managers.