Hempstead has a total population of 56,554 and a student population of 13,507. Of these students, 12,068 are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Hempstead's largest small business school is Hofstra University. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Hofstra University with credentials in small business.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a small business degree from one of Hempstead's small business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,130 per year in tuition costs.
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 at one of the Hempstead-based small business schools, you will have an added expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
After graduating with your credentials in small business, if you decide to work as a small business professional in Hempstead, your job prospects are not very good. There were 100,570 small business professionals working in New York and 14,650 working in the greater Hempstead area in 2010. The number of small business professionals in Hempstead is expected to decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.