Bartlett, TN (population: 47,744) has eight advertising schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Arkansas State University-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with an advertising program, has a total student population of 12,156. It is the 462nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Arkansas (#1 is Harding University).
Advertising students from Bartlett schools who go on to become advertisers, advertising specialists, marketing specialists, marketers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 35,760 people working as advertising and promotions managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $97,670. Also, Market research analysts make on average $67,500 per year and there are about 226,410 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Memphis-MS-AR area alone, there are ** employed market research analysts earning an average salary of $59,440. Advertising and promotions managers in this area earn $58,700/yr and there are 140 employed.
Bartlett lies in Shelby county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Memphis-MS-AR area has 605,630 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $18.93/hr average worker wage, and a $39,380 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.238 out of every 1000 jobs in Bartlett are held by advertising and promotions managers, and **/1000 are held by market research analysts.
Of the 8 advertising schools with a 100-mile radius of Bartlett, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Union University comes out as the most expensive ($19,100/yr) for advertising students, with Northwest Mississippi Community College as the lowest, reported at only $2,877/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bartlett|
|State University||AR||-||1||57.8251||135||63.9 miles|