Spartanburg has a total population of 39,673 and a student population of 15,469. Of these students, 5,403 are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
Of the 1 business management schools in Spartanburg, the largest business management school, by student population, is University of South Carolina-Upstate. In 2010, University of South Carolina-Upstate graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in business management.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a business management degree from one of Spartanburg's business management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,542 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Spartanburg business management schools was an average of $25,184 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for business management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,480 per year, on average, for room and board at Spartanburg-based business management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,762.
Many business management graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Spartanburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 general managers in South Carolina were working in the greater Spartanburg area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Spartanburg will decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.