There are 2 supply chain management schools in Houston, Texas. With an overall population of 1,953,631 and a student population of 156,252, approximately 91,942 of Houston students attend one of Houston's schools that offer supply chain management programs.
The largest supply chain management school in Houston, by student population, is University of Houston. In 2010, University of Houston graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in supply chain management.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a supply chain management degree in Houston. Tuition in 2009 at Houston's supply chain management schools was $19,059 per year for instate students and $25,707 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for supply chain management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Houston-based supply chain management schools, you will have an added expense of $7,204 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,453.
Many supply chain management graduates choose to work as supply chain managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Houston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 27,100 supply chain managers in Texas, 3,550 were working in the greater Houston area. The number of supply chain managers in Houston is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for supply chain managers.