Lexington has a general population of 6,867 and an overall student population of 3,653. Approximately 2,153 of Lexington's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Washington and Lee University is the largest business administration school in Lexington, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 90 students graduated from the Business Administration program at Washington and Lee University.
In 2010, 90 students graduated with a business administration degree in Lexington. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,877 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,650 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lexington-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $8,755 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business administration, if you decide to work as a general manager in Lexington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 19 general managers in Virginia were working in the greater Lexington area. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to increase by 5% in Lexington. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Lexington, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,520 per year. This is higher than the average salary for general managers in the state.