Small Business in Connecticut

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Schools Offering Entrepreneurship Programs in Connecticut


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Connecticut graduates receive degrees in entrepreneurship. In other words, every year an estimated 10 small business professionals graduate from Connecticut's 4 small business schools.

Top Schools

University of Bridgeport, which is located in Bridgeport, is the top-ranked school in Connecticut that has a small business program. It received a ranking of 54th in the country in 2010. no students graduated with a degree in small business from University of Bridgeport in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Bridgeport was $26,370 per year.

University of Hartford, which is located in W Hartford, is the second-ranked school in Connecticut that has a small business program. It received a ranking of 70th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 10 students graduated from University of Hartford small business program. Tuition at University of Hartford was $29,852 per year.

The third-ranked school in Connecticut that has a small business program is Goodwin College. Goodwin College, which was ranked 86th in the country in 2010, is located in East Hartford. 0 students graduated with degree in small business from Goodwin College in 2010. The tuition rate at Goodwin College was $18,500 per year.

Cost

Small business schools in Connecticut, charge students an average tuition of $19,527 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $29,852 per year, or as little as $3,386 per year. In 2010, the following Connecticut small business schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of Hartford - located in W Hartford, students are charged $29,852 per year
  2. University of Bridgeport - located in Bridgeport, students are charged $26,370 per year
  3. Goodwin College - located in East Hartford, students are charged $18,500 per year

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

  1. Three Rivers Community College - located in Norwich, students are charged $3,386 per year
  2. Goodwin College - located in East Hartford, students are charged $18,500 per year
  3. University of Bridgeport - located in Bridgeport, students are charged $26,370 per year

A small business degree from a Connecticut school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Connecticut small business professionals:

  1. Fairfield County - 11,310 small business professionals
  2. Hartford County - 10,440 small business professionals
  3. Middlesex County - 3,480 small business professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of small business professionals is expected to shrink by -6% by 2018. There are projected to be 29,240 small business professionals working in the Connecticut then.

Salary

On average, small business professionals earn a salary of $139,080 per year in Connecticut state. On average small business professional earn the most in the following Connecticut counties:

  1. Fairfield County - $150,005 per year
  2. Middlesex County - $132,300 per year
  3. Hartford County - $130,180 per year

The following counties in Connecticut have the lowest average salaries for small business professional:

  1. Windham County - $98,260 per year
  2. New London County - $113,180 per year
  3. Litchfield County - $117,695 per year

The small business professionals with highest average salaries in Connecticut were:

  1. Chief Operating Officer - $139,080 per year

On average, the lowest paid small business professionals in Connecticut were:

  1. Chief Operating Officer - $139,080 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Connecticut statistics regarding a career in entrepreneurship and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as business administration or marketing.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Entrepreneurship in Connecticut

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,340 miles from location University of Hartford W Hartford CT 29.8145 15% 7,212
5,355 miles from location University of Bridgeport Bridgeport CT 46.4473 10% 5,103
5,305 miles from location Three Rivers Community College Norwich CT 9.14921 n/a 4,561
5,334 miles from location Goodwin College East Hartford CT 13.58 n/a 2,083
 

Curious what studying Small Business gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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General and Operations Managers + 29,080 $139,080 42.9%
 

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