Harrisonburg, Virginia has 2 business administration schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in business administration. With an overall population of 40,468 and a student population of 20,496, approximately 20,496 of Harrisonburg students attend one of Harrisonburg's schools that offer business administration programs.
James Madison University is the largest business administration school in Harrisonburg, based on student population. In 2010, James Madison University graduated approximately 152 students from its business administration program.
In 2010, 176 students graduated with a business administration degree in Harrisonburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,796 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Harrisonburg business administration schools was an average of $32,862 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $938 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,670 per year, on average, for room and board at Harrisonburg-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Harrisonburg after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Harrisonburg, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 54 general managers in Virginia were working in the greater Harrisonburg area. Harrisonburg's general manager workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
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