Midland has a general population of 41,685 and an overall student population of 3,801. Approximately 3,801 of Midland's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
The largest small business school in Midland, by student population, is Northwood University. In 2010, Northwood University graduated approximately 27 students with credentials in small business.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a small business degree in Midland. In 2009 tuition at small business schools in Midland was $18,408 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,581 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Midland. And if you live on campus at one of the Midland-based small business schools, you will have an added expense of $7,923 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in small business, if you decide to work as a small business professional in Midland, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 36,420 small business professionals in Michigan. Of these small business professionals, 2,520 were working in the greater Midland area. Midland's small business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. 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 Midland is $78,770 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for small business professionals.