Memphis has a total population of 650,100 and a student population of 48,230. Of these students, 21,424 are enrolled in schools that offer supply chain management programs.
University of Memphis is the largest supply chain management school in Memphis, based on student population. Approximately 23 students graduated in 2010 from University of Memphis with credentials in supply chain management.
A reported 23 students graduated with credentials in supply chain management in Memphis in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Memphis's supply chain management schools was $19,409 per year for instate students and $32,129 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a supply chain management program in Memphis. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,059.
If you decide to work as a supply chain manager in Memphis, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 17,610 supply chain managers in Tennessee. Of these supply chain managers, 1,600 were working in the greater Memphis area. The government projects that the number of supply chain managers in Memphis will increase by 1% by the year 2018. 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 Memphis is $98,800 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for supply chain managers.