With an overall population of 7,032 and a student population of 710, approximately 710 of Elkins students attend one of Elkins's schools that offer business administration programs.
Davis & Elkins College is the largest business administration school in Elkins, based on student population. In 2010, Davis & Elkins College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in business administration.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Elkins's business administration schools. In 2009 tuition at business administration schools in Elkins was $19,800 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Elkins. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $24,000.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Elkins, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 8,390 general managers in West Virginia, 1,670 were working in the greater Elkins area. By the year 2018, the number of general managers is expected to decrease by -7% in Elkins. 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 Elkins is $62,560 per year, which is lower than the average for general managers state-wide.