With an overall population of 193,556 and a student population of 22,872, approximately 6,825 of Tacoma students attend one of Tacoma's schools that offer small business programs.
Tacoma Community College is the largest small business school in Tacoma, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Small Business program at Tacoma Community College.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in small business in Tacoma in 2010. If you decide to attend a small business school in Tacoma, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,827.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for small business related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a small business professional in Tacoma, your job prospects are not very good. There were 22,550 small business professionals working in Washington State and 1,950 working in the greater Tacoma area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of small business professionals is expected to increase by 6% in Tacoma. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for small business professionals.