Alma has a total population of 9,275 and a student population of 1,444. Of these students, 1,444 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Alma College is the largest business administration school in Alma, based on student population. In 2010, Alma College graduated approximately 51 students from its business administration program.
In 2010, 51 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Alma's business administration schools. In 2009 tuition at business administration schools in Alma was $26,068 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,518 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,328.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alma, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 36,420 general managers in Michigan, 2,520 were working in the greater Alma area. Alma's general manager workforce is projected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Alma is $78,770 per year, which is higher than the average for general managers state-wide.