San Marcos has a general population of 34,733 and an overall student population of 30,803. Approximately 30,803 of San Marcos's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 1 business administration schools in San Marcos, the largest business administration school, by student population, is Texas State University-San Marcos. In 2010, Texas State University-San Marcos graduated approximately 405 students with credentials in business administration.
A reported 405 students graduated with credentials in business administration in San Marcos in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at San Marcos's business administration schools was $18,148 per year for instate students and $24,796 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,392 per year, on average, for room and board at San Marcos-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,278.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in San Marcos, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 general managers in Texas were working in the greater San Marcos area. The number of general managers in San Marcos is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.