With an overall population of 151,580 and a student population of 44,963, approximately 20,371 of Springfield students attend one of Springfield's schools that offer supply chain management programs.
Of the 1 supply chain management schools in Springfield, the largest supply chain management school, by student population, is Missouri State University. In 2010, Missouri State University graduated approximately 24 students with credentials in supply chain management.
A reported 24 students graduated with credentials in supply chain management in Springfield in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Springfield's supply chain management schools was $16,628 per year for instate students and $21,908 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a supply chain management program in Springfield. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,922 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a supply chain manager in Springfield, your job prospects are not very good. There were 7,510 supply chain managers working in Missouri and 140 working in the greater Springfield area in 2010. The government projects that the number of supply chain managers in Springfield will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for supply chain managers.
As a supply chain manager in Springfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $56,220 per year. This is lower than the average salary for supply chain managers in the state.