With an overall population of 13,472 and a student population of 16,968, approximately 16,968 of Boone students attend one of Boone's schools that offer business administration programs.
Boone's largest business administration school is Appalachian State University. In 2010, Appalachian State University graduated approximately 173 students from its business administration program.
In 2010, 173 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Boone's business administration schools. Tuition in 2009 at Boone's business administration schools was $14,391 per year for instate students and $25,012 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Boone after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Boone, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 56,480 general managers in North Carolina. Of these general managers, 1,740 were working in the greater Boone area. The number of general managers in Boone is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Boone is $79,420 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for general managers.