With an overall population of 563,374 and a student population of 95,293, approximately 6,277 of Seattle students attend one of Seattle's schools that offer supply chain management programs.
The largest supply chain management school in Seattle, by student population, is Shoreline Community College. In 2010, Shoreline Community College graduated approximately 12 students from its supply chain management program.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in supply chain management in Seattle in 2010. In 2009 tuition at supply chain management schools in Seattle was $2,873 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for supply chain management related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Seattle after graduating from supply chain management school, you should know that job prospects for supply chain managers in Seattle, which is the most popular supply chain management profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 supply chain managers in Washington State were working in the greater Seattle area. The government projects that the number of supply chain managers in Seattle will 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 Seattle is $103,740 per year, which is higher than the average for supply chain managers state-wide.