Wausau has a total population of 38,426 and a student population of 4,650. Of these students, 4,574 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Northcentral Technical College is the largest business administration school in Wausau, based on student population. In 2010, Northcentral Technical College graduated approximately 12 students from its business administration program.
A reported 23 students graduated with credentials in business administration in Wausau in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,914 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Wausau business administration schools was an average of $13,435 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,265 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,479 per year, on average, for room and board at Wausau-based business administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,435.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wausau, your job prospects are not very good. There were 29,600 general managers working in Wisconsin and 640 working in the greater Wausau area in 2010. Wausau's general manager workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.