Omaha has a total population of 390,007 and a student population of 47,574. Of these students, 14,620 are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
The largest small business school in Omaha, by student population, is University of Nebraska at Omaha. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Small Business program at University of Nebraska at Omaha.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in small business from small business schools in Omaha in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Omaha's small business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,659 per year in instate tuition and $28,620 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for small business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Omaha-based small business schools, you will have an added expense of $7,230 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,429.
If you decide to work as a small business professional in Omaha, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 8,010 small business professionals in Nebraska, 4,280 were working in the greater Omaha area. Omaha's small business professional workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.