Salem has a general population of 2,006 and an overall student population of 751. Approximately 751 of Salem's students are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
The largest business administration school in Salem, by student population, is Salem International University. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Business Administration program at Salem International University.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a business administration degree from one of Salem's business administration schools. In 2009 tuition at business administration schools in Salem was $11,280 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,700 for business administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Salem-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,680.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Salem, 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 Salem area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Salem will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.
As a general manager in Salem, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,560 per year. This is lower than the average salary for general managers in the state.