With an overall population of 15,414 and a student population of 11,357, approximately 11,357 of Ellensburg students attend one of Ellensburg's schools that offer business management programs.
Ellensburg's largest business management school is Central Washington University. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Business Management program at Central Washington University.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a business management degree in Ellensburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,070 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ellensburg business management schools was an average of $29,333 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for business management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,460 per year, on average, for room and board at Ellensburg-based business management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business management, if you decide to work as a general manager in Ellensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 12,890 general managers in Washington State. Of these general managers, 130 were working in the greater Ellensburg area. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to increase by 4% in Ellensburg. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a general manager in Ellensburg is $80,930 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for general managers.