Yakima has a general population of 71,845 and an overall student population of 5,297. Approximately 4,724 of Yakima's students are enrolled in schools that offer business management programs.
Yakima's largest business management school is Yakima Valley Community College. In 2010, Yakima Valley Community College graduated approximately 4 students from its business management program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a business management degree in Yakima. If you decide to attend one of Yakima's business management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,619 per year in instate tuition and $10,009 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business management program in Yakima. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,915 per year, on average, for room and board at Yakima-based business management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,105.
After graduating with your credentials in business management, if you decide to work as a general manager in Yakima, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 12,890 general managers in Washington State, 210 were working in the greater Yakima area. Yakima's general manager workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. 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 Yakima is $85,940 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for general managers.