With an overall population of 9,168 and a student population of 1,294, approximately 486 of Bennington students attend one of Bennington's schools that offer small business programs.
Southern Vermont College is the largest small business school in Bennington, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Small Business program at Southern Vermont College.
In 2009 tuition at small business schools in Bennington was $18,880 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for small business related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bennington-based small business schools, you will have an added expense of $8,840 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,680.
After graduating with your credentials in small business, if you decide to work as a small business professional in Bennington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,900 small business professionals in Vermont. Of these small business professionals, 920 were working in the greater Bennington area. The number of small business professionals in Bennington is expected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.