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Small Business Schools In Louisiana

In Louisiana, there are 5 accredited schools where small business classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in small business in the state of Louisiana, which encompasses small business training at the following levels:


  1. Delgado Community College

    615 City Park Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of New Orleans

    2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Southern University at New Orleans

    6400 Press Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus

    One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725, Metairie, Louisiana 70001-2082

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Small Business Employment

Louisiana 31,610
National 1,708,080

Of all of the small business professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Louisiana.

Employment Growth for Small business professionals In Louisiana

37,230 36,080 34,920 32,970 31,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Louisiana, small business is a shrinking field. 5,620 less small business professionals were working in Louisiana in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Louisiana, this field has shrunk by 15% in four years. 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 Louisiana

$81,180 $87,250 $92,750 $97,580 $101,230
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Small Business
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to small business professionals are growing in Louisiana. The mean salary for small business professionals in 2006 was $81,180 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $101,230 per year.

Salary percentiles for Small business professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Thus, there was a 20% growth in small business professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 266% 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 Louisiana.

Average Salaries for Small business professionals and related professions in Louisiana

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

In Louisiana, small business professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited small business schools in Louisiana is increasing. In 2006, 13 students graduated from small business courses in Louisiana. And in 2010, 30 students graduated.

Thus there was a 131% percent increase in the number of small business school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana. A majority of these graduates, or 80%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in small business.

Small Business Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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