Tacoma has a general population of 193,556 and an overall student population of 22,872. Approximately 6,825 of Tacoma's students are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
Of the 1 business management schools in Tacoma, the largest business management school, by student population, is Tacoma Community College. In 2010, Tacoma Community College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in business management.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in business management in Tacoma in 2010. In 2009 tuition at business management schools in Tacoma was $2,827 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for business management related books and supplies each year.
Many business management graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tacoma, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 12,890 general managers in Washington State. Of these general managers, 1,000 were working in the greater Tacoma area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Tacoma will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Tacoma, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,040 per year. This is higher than the average salary for general managers in the state.