Lake City has a general population of 9,980 and an overall student population of 3,187. Approximately 3,187 of Lake City's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Florida Gateway College is the largest small business school in Lake City, based on student population. In 2010, Florida Gateway College graduated approximately 1 students from its small business program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a small business certificate in Lake City. In 2009 tuition at small business schools in Lake City was $2,448 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Lake City.
Many small business graduates choose to work as small business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lake City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 59,470 small business professionals in Florida. Of these small business professionals, 840 were working in the greater Lake City area. The number of small business professionals in Lake City is expected to decrease by -5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a small business professional in Lake City is $80,890 per year, which is higher than the average for small business professionals state-wide.