Lawton has a total population of 92,757 and a student population of 6,628. Of these students, 6,126 are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Of the 1 small business schools in Lawton, the largest small business school, by student population, is Cameron University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Small Business program at Cameron University.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a small business degree in Lawton. Tuition in 2009 at Lawton's small business schools was $17,920 per year for instate students and $23,785 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,350 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Lawton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,576 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,320.
After graduating with your credentials in small business, if you decide to work as a small business professional in Lawton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 27,940 small business professionals in Oklahoma. Of these small business professionals, 600 were working in the greater Lawton area. Lawton's small business professional workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.
As a small business professional in Lawton, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,530 per year. This is lower than the average salary for small business professionals in the state.