Chester has a total population of 36,854 and a student population of 4,814. Of these students, 4,814 are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
Of the 1 business management schools in Chester, the largest business management school, by student population, is Widener University-Main Campus. In 2010, Widener University-Main Campus graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in business management.
In 2009 tuition at business management schools in Chester was $31,840 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for business management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,270 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $35,335.
Many business management graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chester, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 general managers in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Chester area. The number of general managers in Chester is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Chester is $90,700 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for general managers.