Small Business Schools In Indiana

There are 7 accredited small business schools in Indiana for faculty who teach small business classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of small business and small business training in Indiana, which includes small business training at the small business bachelors degree level.


  1. Ball State University

    2000 University Ave, Muncie, Indiana 47306

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Huntington University

    2303 College Ave, Huntington, Indiana 46750

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Indianapolis

    1400 E Hanna Ave, Indianapolis, Indiana 46227-3697

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Southern Indiana

    8600 University Blvd, Evansville, Indiana 47712

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Indiana Wesleyan University

    4201 S Washington St, Marion, Indiana 46953-4974

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. University of Phoenix-Indianapolis Campus

    7999 Knue Rd Ste 100 & 500, Indianapolis, Indiana 46250-1932

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. University of Phoenix-Northwest Indiana Campus

    8401 Ohio Street, Merrillville, Indiana 46410-6687

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Indiana Vs. National Small Business Employment

Indiana 22,480
National 1,708,080

Of all of the small business professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Indiana state.

Employment Growth for Small business professionals In Indiana

27,270 24,930 24,540 22,900 22,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of small business professionals is shrinking in Indiana. In 2010 there were 4,790 less small business professionals working in Indiana than there were in 2006. This represents a 18% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the national trend for small business professionals which shows a 3% increase in the number of small business professionals working around the nation.

Small Business VS. All Professions salaries in Indiana

$91,510 $99,990 $104,440 $108,570 $111,030
$41,263 $43,445 $44,845 $44,830 $45,974
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Small Business
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to small business professionals are growing in Indiana. In 2006 small business professionals made a mean salary of $91,510 per year, and in 2010 they made $111,030 per year.

Salary percentiles for Small business professionals in Indiana

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25th percentile
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75th percentile
90th percentile

Thus, small business professionals' salaries grew by 18% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 247% pay differential between the highest paid small business professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of small business in Indiana.

Average Salaries for Small business professionals and related professions in Indiana

Business Administration
Business Management
Forensic Accounting
Human Resources
International Business
Project Management
Property Management
Restaurant Management
Risk Management
Small Business

In Indiana, small business professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Small Business programs available for each degree type for all schools in Indiana


As the number of small business professionals is decreasing in Indiana state, the number of students graduating from the 7 accredited small business schools in Indiana state is decreasing. In Indiana, there were 37 graduates in 2006. And there were 15 graduates from small business courses in 2010.

This represents a 59% decrease in the number of small business degree or certificate school graduates in Indiana state. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a bachelor's degree in small business.

Small Business Faculty Salaries in Indiana

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