Cape Girardeau has a general population of 35,349 and an overall student population of 11,861. Approximately 10,801 of Cape Girardeau's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 1 business administration schools in Cape Girardeau, the largest business administration school, by student population, is Southeast Missouri State University. Approximately 95 students graduated in 2010 from Southeast Missouri State University with credentials in business administration.
A total of 99 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in Cape Girardeau in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Cape Girardeau's business administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,435 per year in instate tuition and $21,070 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $447 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Cape Girardeau. And if you live on campus at one of the Cape Girardeau-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $6,358 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Cape Girardeau, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 31,860 general managers in Missouri, 660 were working in the greater Cape Girardeau area. Cape Girardeau'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.
As a general manager in Cape Girardeau, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,600 per year. This is lower than the average salary for general managers in the state.