Longview has a total population of 34,660 and a student population of 4,377. Of these students, 4,290 are enrolled in schools that offer small business programs.
The largest small business school in Longview, by student population, is Lower Columbia College. In 2010, Lower Columbia College graduated approximately 30 students with credentials in small business.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a small business certificate in Longview. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,132 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,185 for small business related books and supplies every year.
Many small business graduates choose to work as small business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Longview, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 22,550 small business professionals in Washington State. Of these small business professionals, 220 were working in the greater Longview area. Longview's small business professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.