With an overall population of 1,953,631 and a student population of 161,167, approximately 2,710 of Houston students attend one of Houston's schools that offer small business programs.
Houston Baptist University is the largest small business school in Houston, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Small Business program at Houston Baptist University.
If you decide to attend a small business school in Houston, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,830.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,230 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Houston. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,975 per year, on average, for room and board at Houston-based small business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,105.
If you decide to work as a small business professional in Houston, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 small business professionals in Texas were working in the greater Houston area. The government projects that the number of small business professionals in Houston will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.