Harrisburg has a total population of 48,950 and a student population of 23,668. Of these students, 22,529 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 1 business administration schools in Harrisburg, the largest business administration school, by student population, is Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg. In 2010, Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg graduated approximately 209 students from its business administration program.
A total of 213 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in Harrisburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a business administration school in Harrisburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,480.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for business administration related books and supplies each year.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Harrisburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 general managers in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Harrisburg area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Harrisburg will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.