Lamar has a general population of 8,869 and an overall student population of 1,080. Approximately 1,080 of Lamar's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Lamar Community College is the largest small business school in Lamar, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Lamar Community College with credentials in small business.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,043 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,749 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Lamar. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,370 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,616.
If you decide to work as a small business professional in Lamar, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 38 small business professionals in Colorado were working in the greater Lamar area. Lamar's small business professional workforce is projected 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 Lamar is $66,810 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for small business professionals.