Small Business in Alaska

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Schools Offering Entrepreneurship Programs in Alaska


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Alaska receive entrepreneurship degrees every year. Thus, Alaska's 3 small business schools put out approximately 0 small business professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Alaska with a small business program is University of Alaska Anchorage, which is located in Anchorage. In 2010, it was ranked 44th nationwide. In 2010, no students graduated from University of Alaska Anchorage's small business program. The tuition rate at University of Alaska Anchorage was $5,186 per year.

Alaska Pacific University, which is located in Anchorage, is the second-ranked school in Alaska that has a small business program. It received a ranking of 73rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 0 students graduated from Alaska Pacific University small business program. Tuition at Alaska Pacific University was $26,360 per year.

University of Alaska Southeast, which is located in Juneau, is the third-ranked school in Alaska that has a small business program. It received a ranking of 83rd in the country in 2010. University of Alaska Southeast charged in-state students $5,130 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Alaska small business school, average tuition will be $12,225 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $5,130 per year to $26,360 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Alaska small business schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Alaska Pacific University - located in Anchorage, students are charged $26,360 per year
  2. University of Alaska Anchorage - located in Anchorage, students are charged $5,186 per year
  3. University of Alaska Southeast - located in Juneau, students are charged $5,130 per year

The small business schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Alaska were:

  1. University of Alaska Southeast - located in Juneau, students are charged $5,130 per year
  2. University of Alaska Anchorage - located in Anchorage, students are charged $5,186 per year
  3. Alaska Pacific University - located in Anchorage, students are charged $26,360 per year

A small business degree from an Alaska school... what next?

In Alaska, the largest numbers of small business professional work in the following counties:

  1. Anchorage County - 4,100 small business professionals
  2. Aleutians East County - 1,660 small business professionals
  3. Haines County - 1,010 small business professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of small business professionals is expected to shrink by 0% by 2018. There are projected to be 4,310 small business professionals working in the Alaska then.

Salary

small business professionals in Alaska make an average of $86,090 per year. However, Alaska small business professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $32,190 per year to more than $156,430 per year in 2010. Small business professionals in the following Alaska counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Anchorage County - $93,340 per year
  2. Fairbanks North Star County - $79,610 per year
  3. Haines County - $76,920 per year

On average, small business professionals earn the least in the following Alaska counties:

  1. Aleutians East County - $75,900 per year
  2. Haines County - $76,920 per year
  3. Fairbanks North Star County - $79,610 per year

On average, the highest paid small business professionals in Alaska were:

  1. Chief Operating Officer - $86,090 per year

The small business professionals with lowest average salaries in Alaska were:

  1. Chief Operating Officer - $86,090 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in entrepreneurship in Alaska and to compare salaries with various related fields such as business administration or marketing, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,928 miles from location University of Alaska Anchorage Anchorage AK 55.637 69% 17,276
7,720 miles from location University of Alaska Southeast Juneau AK 17.0398 n/a 3,260
7,928 miles from location Alaska Pacific University Anchorage AK 26.7206 83% 781
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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General and Operations Managers + 7,540 $86,090 -2.0%
 

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