Fairfax has a total population of 21,498 and a student population of 32,304. Of these students, 32,067 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Fairfax's largest business administration school is George Mason University. In 2010, approximately 358 students graduated from the Business Administration program at George Mason University.
In 2010, 406 students graduated with a business administration degree in Fairfax. Tuition in 2009 at Fairfax's business administration schools was $19,314 per year for instate students and $35,298 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,024.
If you plan on staying in Fairfax after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Fairfax, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. There were 49,270 general managers working in Virginia and 58,390 working in the greater Fairfax area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to increase by 5% in Fairfax. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.