Southfield has a general population of 78,296 and an overall student population of 7,938. Approximately 4,488 of Southfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Southfield, by student population, is Lawrence Technological University. Approximately 229 students graduated in 2010 from Lawrence Technological University with credentials in business administration.
In 2010, 281 students graduated with a business administration degree in Southfield. If you decide to attend a business administration school in Southfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,008.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,319 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,353 per year, on average, for room and board at Southfield-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,185.
If you plan on staying in Southfield after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Southfield, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. There were 36,420 general managers working in Michigan and 11,300 working in the greater Southfield area in 2010. The government projects that the number of general managers in Southfield will decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.