Florence has a total population of 30,248 and a student population of 9,199. Of these students, 5,242 are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Florence's largest small business school is Florence-Darlington Technical College. In 2010, Florence-Darlington Technical College graduated approximately 5 students from its small business program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a small business degree in Florence. If you decide to attend a small business school in Florence, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,302.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,056 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Florence.
If you plan on staying in Florence after graduating from small business school, you should know that job prospects for small business professionals in Florence, which is the most popular small business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 25,880 small business professionals in South Carolina. Of these small business professionals, 770 were working in the greater Florence area. Florence's small business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a small business professional in Florence is $86,400 per year, which is higher than the average for small business professionals state-wide.