If you are interested in pursuing management, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 management schools in Springfield, Missouri. With an overall population of 151,580 and a student population of 44,963, approximately 25,860 of Springfield students attend one of Springfield's schools that offer management programs.
Springfield's largest management school is Missouri State University. In 2010, Missouri State University graduated approximately 58 students from its management program.
A total of 123 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Springfield in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Springfield's management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $23,248 per year in instate tuition and $25,888 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Springfield. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,643 per year, on average, for room and board at Springfield-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,415.
After graduating with your credentials in management, if you decide to work as a manager in Springfield, your job prospects are not very good. There were 31,860 managers working in Missouri and 2,830 working in the greater Springfield area in 2010. The number of managers in Springfield is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Springfield is $68,170 per year, which is higher than the average for managers state-wide.
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