Chattanooga, TN (population: 173,001) has one advertising school within its city limits. Chattanooga State Technical Community College has a total student population of 9,431. It is the 5802nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 145th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Advertising students from Chattanooga 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 Chattanooga-GA area alone, there are 110 employed market research analysts earning an average salary of $61,840. Advertising and promotions managers in this area earn $67,260/yr and there are 40 employed.
Chattanooga lies in Hamilton county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Chattanooga-GA area has 222,890 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.1% unemployment rate, $17.78/hr average worker wage, and a $36,990 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.201 out of every 1000 jobs in Chattanooga are held by advertising and promotions managers, and 0.503/1000 are held by market research analysts.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Chattanooga State Technical Community College ends up costing a student $6,923/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Chattanooga|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||17.0 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||55.2 miles|
|North Atlanta||GA||51,827||0||-||0||99.1 miles|