Calais has a general population of 3,447 and an overall student population of 374. Approximately 374 of Calais's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Of the 1 small business schools in Calais, the largest small business school, by student population, is Washington County Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Small Business program at Washington County Community College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a small business certificate in Calais. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,234 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Calais small business schools was an average of $14,544 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Calais. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,505 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,820.
If you plan on staying in Calais after graduating from small business school, you should know that job prospects for small business professionals in Calais, which is the most popular small business profession, are not very good. There were 8,290 small business professionals working in Maine and 1,190 working in the greater Calais area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of small business professionals is expected to decrease by -8% in Calais. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a small business professional in Calais is $62,160 per year, which is lower than the average for small business professionals state-wide.