Houghton has a total population of 7,010 and a student population of 7,136. Of these students, 7,136 are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Houghton's largest management school is Michigan Technological University. In 2010, Michigan Technological University graduated approximately 19 students from its management program.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Houghton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Houghton's management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $23,093 per year in instate tuition and $35,363 per year in out of state tuition.
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 Houghton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,121 per year, on average, for room and board at Houghton-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many management graduates choose to work as managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Houghton, your job prospects are not very good. There were 47,060 managers working in Michigan and 1,000 working in the greater Houghton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of managers is expected to increase by 3% in Houghton. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Houghton is $30,540 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for managers.
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