With an overall population of 17,639 and a student population of 15,316, approximately 15,151 of Hammond students attend one of Hammond's schools that offer supply chain management programs.
Southeastern Louisiana University is the largest supply chain management school in Hammond, based on student population. In 2010, Southeastern Louisiana University graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in supply chain management.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in supply chain management in Hammond in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Hammond's supply chain management schools was $14,448 per year for instate students and $21,704 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for supply chain management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hammond-based supply chain management schools, you will have an added expense of $6,450 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,528.
If you decide to work as a supply chain manager in Hammond, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 16,920 supply chain managers in Louisiana, 60 were working in the greater Hammond area. Hammond's supply chain manager workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for supply chain managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a supply chain manager in Hammond is $80,110 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for supply chain managers.