With an overall population of 217,074 and a student population of 27,666, approximately 25,959 of Akron students attend one of Akron's schools that offer business management programs.
The largest business management school in Akron, by student population, is University of Akron Main Campus. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Business Management program at University of Akron Main Campus.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a business management degree in Akron. If you decide to attend one of Akron's business management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,869 per year in instate tuition and $30,117 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for business management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,697 per year, on average, for room and board at Akron-based business management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,718.
If you decide to work as a general manager in Akron, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 general managers in Ohio were working in the greater Akron area. The number of general managers in Akron is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.