Akron has a total population of 217,074 and a student population of 27,666. Of these students, 25,959 are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
Of the 1 management schools in Akron, the largest management school, by student population, is University of Akron Main Campus. In 2010, University of Akron Main Campus graduated approximately 41 students from its management program.
In 2010, 68 students graduated with a management degree from one of Akron's management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,869 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Akron management schools was an average of $30,117 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for 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. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,718.
Many management graduates choose to work as managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Akron, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 58,960 managers in Ohio. Of these managers, 3,030 were working in the greater Akron area. Akron's manager workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
As a manager in Akron, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,070 per year. This is higher than the average salary for managers in the state.
302 Buchtel Common, Akron, Ohio 44325-4702
Less than 1 year certificate