With an overall population of 34,980 and a student population of 12,418, approximately 5,994 of Rome students attend one of Rome's schools that offer small business programs.
Georgia Northwestern Technical College is the largest small business school in Rome, based on student population. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Georgia Northwestern Technical College with credentials in small business.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in small business from small business schools in Rome in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,043 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,460 for small business related books and supplies every year.
Many small business graduates choose to work as small business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rome, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 82,870 small business professionals in Georgia. Of these small business professionals, 510 were working in the greater Rome area. Rome's small business professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Rome is $71,710 per year, which is lower than the average for small business professionals state-wide.