Collegedale has a general population of 6,514 and an overall student population of 2,891. Approximately 2,891 of Collegedale's students are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
Southern Adventist University is the largest small business school in Collegedale, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Adventist University graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in small business.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a small business degree from one of Collegedale's small business schools. If you decide to attend a small business school in Collegedale, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,112.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a small business program in Collegedale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,080 per year, on average, for room and board at Collegedale-based small business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many small business graduates choose to work as small business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Collegedale, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 41,980 small business professionals in Tennessee, 3,240 were working in the greater Collegedale area. The government projects that the number of small business professionals in Collegedale will decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.