With an overall population of 193,556 and a student population of 22,872, approximately 6,825 of Tacoma students attend one of Tacoma's schools that offer supply chain management programs.
Of the 1 supply chain management schools in Tacoma, the largest supply chain management school, by student population, is Tacoma Community College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Supply Chain Management program at Tacoma Community College.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a supply chain management certificate in Tacoma. If you decide to attend a supply chain management school in Tacoma, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,827.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for supply chain management related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a supply chain manager in Tacoma, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 20,890 supply chain managers in Washington State. Of these supply chain managers, 380 were working in the greater Tacoma area. The government projects that the number of supply chain managers in Tacoma 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 Tacoma is $99,120 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for supply chain managers.