Grand Island has a total population of 42,940 and a student population of 7,320. Of these students, 7,320 are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
The largest management school in Grand Island, by student population, is Central Community College. In 2010, Central Community College graduated approximately 61 students from its management program.
In 2010, 117 students graduated with a management certificate from one of Grand Island's management schools. Tuition in 2009 at Grand Island's management schools was $10,306 per year for instate students and $11,416 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,016 per year, on average, for room and board at Grand Island-based management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,710.
After graduating with your credentials in management, if you decide to work as a manager in Grand Island, your job prospects are not very good. There were 11,560 managers working in Nebraska and 900 working in the greater Grand Island area in 2010. The government projects that the number of managers in Grand Island will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Grand Island is $33,230 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for managers.
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