Columbus has a general population of 711,470 and an overall student population of 105,218. Approximately 28,539 of Columbus's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Of the 1 small business schools in Columbus, the largest small business school, by student population, is Columbus State Community College. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Small Business program at Columbus State Community College.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a small business degree from one of Columbus's small business schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,916 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,520 for small business related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a small business professional in Columbus, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 small business professionals in Ohio were working in the greater Columbus area. The number of small business professionals in Columbus is expected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.