With an overall population of 26,232 and a student population of 5,910, approximately 5,676 of Mount Vernon students attend one of Mount Vernon's schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Mount Vernon, by student population, is Skagit Valley College. In 2010, Skagit Valley College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in business administration.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in business administration from business administration schools in Mount Vernon in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Mount Vernon's business administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,300 per year in instate tuition and $16,600 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Mount Vernon-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,900.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mount Vernon, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 75 general managers in Washington State were working in the greater Mount Vernon area. The number of general managers in Mount Vernon is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.