Cumberland has a general population of 21,518 and an overall student population of 4,177. Approximately 4,085 of Cumberland's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Cumberland's largest business administration school is Allegany College of Maryland. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Allegany College of Maryland with credentials in business administration.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a business administration degree in Cumberland. Tuition in 2009 at Cumberland's business administration schools was $18,163 per year for instate students and $19,273 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Cumberland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,823.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Cumberland, your job prospects are not very good. There were 54,320 general managers working in Maryland and 500 working in the greater Cumberland area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by 0% in Cumberland. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Cumberland, you can expect to make an average salary of $63,990 per year. This is higher than the average salary for general managers in the state.