Atlanta has a general population of 416,474 and an overall student population of 92,079. Approximately 4,740 of Atlanta's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Atlanta Technical College is the largest small business school in Atlanta, based on student population. Approximately 24 students graduated in 2010 from Atlanta Technical College with credentials in small business.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a small business certificate in Atlanta. In 2009 tuition at small business schools in Atlanta was $2,046 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Atlanta.
After graduating with your credentials in small business, if you decide to work as a small business professional in Atlanta, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 82,870 small business professionals in Georgia. Of these small business professionals, 49,130 were working in the greater Atlanta area. By the year 2018, the number of small business professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Atlanta. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.