Trenton has a general population of 85,403 and an overall student population of 31,885. Approximately 6,036 of Trenton's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Rider University is the largest small business school in Trenton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the Small Business program at Rider University.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in small business in Trenton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at small business schools in Trenton was $29,060 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Trenton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,720 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,060.
If you decide to work as a small business professional in Trenton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 41,700 small business professionals in New Jersey. Of these small business professionals, 2,080 were working in the greater Trenton area. By the year 2018, the number of small business professionals is expected to decrease by -7% in Trenton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.