Petersburg has a general population of 33,740 and an overall student population of 7,088. Approximately 5,366 of Petersburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
The largest management school in Petersburg, by student population, is Virginia State University. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Management program at Virginia State University.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Petersburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,799 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Petersburg management schools was an average of $25,133 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a management program in Petersburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Petersburg-based management schools, you will have an added expense of $8,050 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a manager in Petersburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 49,270 managers in Virginia. Of these managers, 8,550 were working in the greater Petersburg area. The number of managers in Petersburg is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for managers.
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