California has a total population of 5,274 and a student population of 9,017. Of these students, 9,017 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 1 business administration schools in California, the largest business administration school, by student population, is California University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 189 students graduated from the Business Administration program at California University of Pennsylvania.
A total of 189 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in California in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,359 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all California business administration schools was an average of $23,693 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,320 per year, on average, for room and board at California-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,648.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in California, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 general managers in Pennsylvania were working in the greater California area. The number of general managers in California is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.