If you are interested in pursuing small business, you may want to consider attending one of the 3 small business schools in New Orleans, Louisiana. With an overall population of 484,674 and a student population of 59,719, approximately 31,623 of New Orleans students attend one of New Orleans's schools that offer small business programs.
Southern University at New Orleans is the largest small business school in New Orleans, based on student population. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Southern University at New Orleans with credentials in small business.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a small business degree from one of New Orleans's small business schools. Tuition in 2009 at New Orleans's small business schools was $15,410 per year for instate students and $23,566 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for small business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,700 per year, on average, for room and board at New Orleans-based small business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,428.
If you decide to work as a small business professional in New Orleans, your job prospects are not very good. There were 35,370 small business professionals working in Louisiana and 10,140 working in the greater New Orleans area in 2010. The number of small business professionals in New Orleans is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.
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