Southfield has a general population of 78,296 and an overall student population of 7,938. Approximately 4,488 of Southfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Southfield's largest small business school is Lawrence Technological University. In 2010, Lawrence Technological University graduated approximately 0 students from its small business program.
In 2009 tuition at small business schools in Southfield was $23,008 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,319 for small business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Southfield-based small business schools, you will have an added expense of $9,353 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,185.
After graduating with your credentials in small business, if you decide to work as a small business professional in Southfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 36,420 small business professionals in Michigan. Of these small business professionals, 11,300 were working in the greater Southfield area. By the year 2018, the number of small business professionals is expected to decrease by -4% in Southfield. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.