Boone has a general population of 13,472 and an overall student population of 16,968. Approximately 16,968 of Boone's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Appalachian State University is the largest management school in Boone, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 95 students graduated from the Management program at Appalachian State University.
In 2010, 157 students graduated with a management degree from one of Boone's management schools. If you decide to attend one of Boone's management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,391 per year in instate tuition and $25,012 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Boone. 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.
Many management graduates choose to work as managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Boone, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 managers in North Carolina were working in the greater Boone area. The government projects that the number of managers in Boone will increase by 8% 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 Boone is $33,650 per year, which is lower than the average for managers state-wide.
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