Athens has a total population of 11,297 and a student population of 7,012. Of these students, 7,012 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Athens's largest business administration school is Trinity Valley Community College. In 2010, Trinity Valley Community College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in business administration.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a business administration certificate from one of Athens's business administration schools. Tuition in 2009 at Athens's business administration schools was $11,486 per year for instate students and $12,318 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,800 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,870 per year, on average, for room and board at Athens-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,616.
After graduating with your credentials in business administration, if you decide to work as a general manager in Athens, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 153,780 general managers in Texas. Of these general managers, 3,670 were working in the greater Athens area. The number of general managers in Athens is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Athens is $72,220 per year, which is higher than the average for general managers state-wide.