Altoona is located in Blair county and has a population of 49,523.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in business schools in Altoona during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $11,942.00. The average tuition was $18,270.00 for non-residents studying in Pennsylvania.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for business schools in Altoona is $1,360.00. Students who live on campus while attending a business school in Altoona, can expect to pay an average of $8,820.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,582.00. Students have a choice of three business colleges in Altoona to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 92 students completed business programs in Altoona.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|General and Operations Managers||$79,950.00||370|
|Administrative Services Managers||$71,970.00||40|
|Industrial Production Managers||$66,340.00||70|
|Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers||$75,340.00||40|
|Food Service Managers||$44,590.00||90|
|Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products||$46,850.00||50|
|Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products||$48,880.00||120|
|Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation||$34,060.00||60|
|Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists||$45,380.00||80|
|Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists||$56,410.00||40|
|Training and Development Specialists||$39,850.00||60|
|Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Specialists, All Other||$40,990.00||110|
|Management Analysts||Not available||40|
|Business Operations Specialists, All Other||$44,520.00||140|
|Accountants and Auditors||$54,130.00||270|
|Tax Preparers||$20,770.00||Not available|