Oakdale has a general population of 1,551 and an overall student population of 2,192. Approximately 2,192 of Oakdale's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Pittsburgh Technical Institute is the largest business administration school in Oakdale, based on student population and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSA). In 2010, approximately 63 students graduated from the Business Administration program at Pittsburgh Technical Institute.
A reported 63 students graduated with credentials in business administration in Oakdale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at business administration schools in Oakdale was $14,400 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,160 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Oakdale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,625 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $19,673.
If you plan on staying in Oakdale after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Oakdale, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 40,100 general managers in Pennsylvania, 9,570 were working in the greater Oakdale area. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by -7% in Oakdale. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.