With an overall population of 173,618 and a student population of 36,049, approximately 9,260 of Providence students attend one of Providence's schools that offer business management programs.
Providence's largest business management school is Rhode Island College. In 2010, Rhode Island College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in business management.
Tuition in 2009 at Providence's business management schools was $17,666 per year for instate students and $26,746 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business management program in Providence. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,818 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,608.
If you plan on staying in Providence after graduating from business management school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Providence, which is the most popular business management profession, are average. There were 2,350 general managers working in Rhode Island and 2,900 working in the greater Providence area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to increase by 10% in Providence. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.