Yakima has a total population of 71,845 and a student population of 5,297. Of these students, 4,724 are enrolled in schools that offer management programs.
The largest management school in Yakima, by student population, is Yakima Valley Community College. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Management program at Yakima Valley Community College.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in management from management schools in Yakima in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,619 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Yakima management schools was an average of $10,009 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Yakima-based management schools, you will have an added expense of $2,915 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,105.
If you decide to work as a manager in Yakima, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 33,030 managers in Washington State. Of these managers, 620 were working in the greater Yakima area. The number of managers in Yakima is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a manager in Yakima is $39,290 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for managers.
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