Mount Pleasant has a general population of 25,946 and an overall student population of 27,472. Approximately 27,247 of Mount Pleasant's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Of the 1 small business schools in Mount Pleasant, the largest small business school, by student population, is Central Michigan University. In 2010, approximately 92 students graduated from the Small Business program at Central Michigan University.
In 2010, 92 students graduated with a small business degree in Mount Pleasant. Tuition in 2009 at Mount Pleasant's small business schools was $20,297 per year for instate students and $33,797 per year for out of state students.
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 $7,896 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a small business professional in Mount Pleasant, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 36,420 small business professionals in Michigan, 2,520 were working in the greater Mount Pleasant area. By the year 2018, the number of small business professionals is expected to decrease by -4% in Mount Pleasant. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.
As a small business professional in Mount Pleasant, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,770 per year. This is higher than the average salary for small business professionals in the state.