Toms River has a general population of 86,327 and an overall student population of 11,335. Approximately 10,415 of Toms River's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Of the 1 small business schools in Toms River, the largest small business school, by student population, is Ocean County College. In 2010, Ocean County College graduated approximately 3 students from its small business program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a small business certificate from one of Toms River's small business schools. In 2009 tuition at small business schools in Toms River was $3,098 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for small business related books and supplies every year.
Many small business graduates choose to work as small business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Toms River, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 small business professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Toms River area. Toms River's small business professional workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.