Salem has a general population of 40,407 and an overall student population of 10,125. Approximately 10,125 of Salem's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Salem State University is the largest business administration school in Salem, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 122 students graduated from the Business Administration program at Salem State University.
In 2010, 122 students graduated with a business administration degree in Salem. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,443 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Salem business administration schools was an average of $25,583 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,439 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,148.
After graduating with your credentials in business administration, if you decide to work as a general manager in Salem, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 28 general managers in Massachusetts were working in the greater Salem area. Salem's general manager workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.