Bowling Green has a total population of 49,296 and a student population of 26,653. Of these students, 20,712 are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
The largest small business school in Bowling Green, by student population, is Western Kentucky University. In 2010, Western Kentucky University graduated approximately 2 students from its small business program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a small business degree from one of Bowling Green's small business schools. If you decide to attend one of Bowling Green's small business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,151 per year in instate tuition and $26,735 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for small business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,351 per year, on average, for room and board at Bowling Green-based small business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Bowling Green after graduating from small business school, you should know that job prospects for small business professionals in Bowling Green, which is the most popular small business profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 24,230 small business professionals in Kentucky. Of these small business professionals, 660 were working in the greater Bowling Green area. Bowling Green's small business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.
As a small business professional in Bowling Green, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,960 per year. This is lower than the average salary for small business professionals in the state.
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