Altus has a total population of 21,447 and a student population of 3,969. Of these students, 3,820 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Altus's largest business administration school is Western Oklahoma State College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Western Oklahoma State College with credentials in business administration.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Altus's business administration schools. If you decide to attend one of Altus's business administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $12,250 per year in instate tuition and $15,498 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Altus. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,750 per year, on average, for room and board at Altus-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,750.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Altus, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 27,940 general managers in Oklahoma. Of these general managers, 2,730 were working in the greater Altus area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Altus will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Altus, you can expect to make an average salary of $63,400 per year. This is lower than the average salary for general managers in the state.