Shippensburg has a total population of 5,586 and a student population of 8,253. Of these students, 8,253 are enrolled in schools that offer supply chain management programs.
Of the 1 supply chain management schools in Shippensburg, the largest supply chain management school, by student population, is Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in supply chain management.
A total of 25 students graduated with credentials in supply chain management from supply chain management schools in Shippensburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Shippensburg's supply chain management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,256 per year in instate tuition and $25,692 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for supply chain management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,086 per year, on average, for room and board at Shippensburg-based supply chain management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,558.
Many supply chain management graduates choose to work as supply chain managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Shippensburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 5,050 supply chain managers in Pennsylvania, 830 were working in the greater Shippensburg area. By the year 2018, the number of supply chain managers is expected to increase by 13% in Shippensburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for supply chain managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a supply chain manager in Shippensburg is $75,330 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for supply chain managers.