Newport has a general population of 26,475 and an overall student population of 2,634. Approximately 2,584 of Newport's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Newport's largest business administration school is Salve Regina University. In 2010, Salve Regina University graduated approximately 72 students from its business administration program.
A reported 72 students graduated with credentials in business administration in Newport in 2010. In 2009 tuition at business administration schools in Newport was $30,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Newport. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,950 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newport, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,510 general managers in Rhode Island. Of these general managers, 5,650 were working in the greater Newport area. Newport's general manager workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for general managers.