MBA in Alaska

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Schools Offering Business Administration Programs in Alaska


Approximately 3.8% of graduates in of Alaska receive business administration degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 327 general managers graduate from Alaska's 7 MBA schools.

Top Schools

University of Alaska Fairbanks, which was ranked 41st nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Alaska that has a MBA program. It is located in Fairbanks. 78 students graduated with a degree in MBA from University of Alaska Fairbanks in 2010. University of Alaska Fairbanks charged in-state students $5,358 in tuition fees per year.

University of Alaska Anchorage, which is located in Anchorage, is the second-ranked school in Alaska that has a MBA program. It received a ranking of 44th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 64 students graduated from University of Alaska Anchorage MBA program. University of Alaska Anchorage charged in-state students $5,186 in tuition fees per year.

Career Academy, which is located in Anchorage, is the third-ranked school in Alaska that has a MBA program. It received a ranking of 73rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Career Academy graduated 67 students from its MBA programs. The tuition rate at Career Academy was $0 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Alaska's MBA schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $8,958 per year, though tuition can range from $26,360 per year to $2,920 per year. The Alaska MBA schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Alaska Pacific University - located in Anchorage, students are charged $26,360 per year
  2. Charter College - located in Anchorage, students are charged $17,750 per year
  3. University of Alaska Fairbanks - located in Fairbanks, students are charged $5,358 per year

The MBA schools in Alaska that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Ilisagvik College - located in Barrow, students are charged $2,920 per year
  2. University of Alaska Southeast - located in Juneau, students are charged $5,130 per year
  3. University of Alaska Anchorage - located in Anchorage, students are charged $5,186 per year

A MBA degree from an Alaska school... what next?

Most people who graduate from MBA school in Alaska go on to work as a general manager. If you decide to work as a general manager in Alaska, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 7,540 Alaska general managers as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Alaska general managers:

  1. Anchorage County - 4,100 general managers
  2. Aleutians East County - 1,660 general managers
  3. Haines County - 1,010 general managers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 4,310 general managers will be working in Alaska state. This would require the number of general managers to shrink by 0%.

Salary

A general manager in Alaska makes an average of $86,090 per year. But, salaries for general managers can vary. In 2010, general managers made as little as less than $32,190 per year or as much as more than $156,430 per year in Alaska. A general manager in the following Alaska counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Anchorage County - $93,340 per year
  2. Fairbanks North Star County - $79,610 per year
  3. Haines County - $76,920 per year

A general manager in the following counties in Alaska make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Aleutians East County - $75,900 per year
  2. Haines County - $76,920 per year
  3. Fairbanks North Star County - $79,610 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Alaska statistics regarding a career in business administration. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as business management or business administration.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Business Administration in Alaska
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration in Alaska
  • Master's Degree in Business Administration in Alaska
  • Certificate in Business Administration in Alaska

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Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,928 miles from location University of Alaska Anchorage Anchorage AK 55.637 69% 17,276
7,683 miles from location University of Alaska Fairbanks Fairbanks AK 58.6895 65% 9,137
7,720 miles from location University of Alaska Southeast Juneau AK 17.0398 n/a 3,260
7,928 miles from location Charter College Anchorage AK 15.1354 n/a 1,132
7,928 miles from location Alaska Pacific University Anchorage AK 26.7206 83% 781
7,929 miles from location Career Academy Anchorage AK 27.4188 n/a 410
7,412 miles from location Ilisagvik College Barrow AK 20.5203 n/a 226
 

Curious what studying MBA gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Alaska

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
General and Operations Managers + 7,540 $86,090 -2.0%
2
Chief Executives + 950 $154,410 -30.7%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are MBA related jobs in Alaska