With an overall population of 5,586 and a student population of 8,253, approximately 8,253 of Shippensburg students attend one of Shippensburg's schools that offer business administration programs.
Shippensburg's largest business administration school is Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. Approximately 149 students graduated in 2010 from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania with credentials in business administration.
A total of 174 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in Shippensburg in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Shippensburg's business administration schools was $17,256 per year for instate students and $25,692 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Shippensburg-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $7,086 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,558.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Shippensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,100 general managers in Pennsylvania. Of these general managers, 3,050 were working in the greater Shippensburg area. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by -7% in Shippensburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.