Columbia is located in Boone county and has a population of 84,531.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in business schools in Columbia during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $15,364.00. The average tuition was $19,061.00 for non-residents studying in Missouri.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for business schools in Columbia is $1,080.00. Students who live on campus while attending a business school in Columbia, can expect to pay an average of $7,799.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $7,824.00. There are four business colleges in Columbia from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 2,508 students were reported to have graduated from business programs in Columbia in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|General and Operations Managers||$77,150.00||830|
|Advertising and Promotions Managers||$44,710.00||30|
|Public Relations Managers||$90,690.00||90|
|Administrative Services Managers||$72,880.00||110|
|Industrial Production Managers||$92,210.00||50|
|Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers||$78,010.00||40|
|Food Service Managers||$62,170.00||70|
|Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products||$35,550.00||110|
|Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products||$44,260.00||80|
|Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators||$49,860.00||530|
|Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation||$45,430.00||100|
|Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists||$41,280.00||90|
|Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists||$45,090.00||50|
|Training and Development Specialists||$47,840.00||140|
|Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Specialists, All Other||$50,050.00||90|
|Meeting and Convention Planners||$44,600.00||40|
|Business Operations Specialists, All Other||$50,740.00||400|
|Accountants and Auditors||$50,730.00||640|
|Personal Financial Advisors||Not available||40|