Macon has a total population of 97,255 and a student population of 22,393. Of these students, 6,950 are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
The largest small business school in Macon, by student population, is Central Georgia Technical College. In 2010, Central Georgia Technical College graduated approximately 15 students from its small business program.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in small business in Macon in 2010. In 2009 tuition at small business schools in Macon was $2,043 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,800 for small business related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in small business, if you decide to work as a small business professional in Macon, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 55 small business professionals in Georgia were working in the greater Macon area. The government projects that the number of small business professionals in Macon will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a small business professional in Macon is $77,380 per year, which is higher than the average for small business professionals state-wide.