Hattiesburg has a total population of 44,779 and a student population of 19,061. Of these students, 15,300 are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
University of Southern Mississippi is the largest management school in Hattiesburg, based on student population. In 2010, University of Southern Mississippi graduated approximately 49 students with credentials in management.
In 2010, 53 students graduated with a management degree from one of Hattiesburg's management schools. If you decide to attend one of Hattiesburg's management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,412 per year in instate tuition and $24,062 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hattiesburg-based management schools, you will have an added expense of $6,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,212.
If you plan on staying in Hattiesburg after graduating from management school, you should know that job prospects for managers in Hattiesburg, which is the most popular management profession, are average. In 2010, of the 25,570 managers in Mississippi, 1,020 were working in the greater Hattiesburg area. Hattiesburg's manager workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Hattiesburg is $30,980 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for managers.
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