With an overall population of 60,651 and a student population of 13,663, approximately 6,667 of Utica students attend one of Utica's schools that offer small business programs.
Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch is the largest small business school in Utica, based on student population. Approximately 52 students graduated in 2010 from Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch with credentials in small business.
In 2010, 52 students graduated with a small business degree from one of Utica's small business schools. If you decide to attend one of Utica's small business schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,664 per year in instate tuition and $20,014 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for small business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Utica-based small business schools, you will have an added expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,654.
If you plan on staying in Utica after graduating from small business school, you should know that job prospects for small business professionals in Utica, which is the most popular small business profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 100,570 small business professionals in New York, 1,040 were working in the greater Utica area. The government projects that the number of small business professionals in Utica will decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a small business professional in Utica is $83,040 per year, which is higher than the average for small business professionals state-wide.