Maryville, TN has eight advertising schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. The University of Tennessee, the highest ranked school in this group with an advertising program, has a total student population of 29,934. It is the 932nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 16th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Advertising students from Maryville 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 Knoxville area alone, there are 200 employed market research analysts earning an average salary of $45,180. Advertising and promotions managers in this area earn $68,650/yr and there are 80 employed.
Maryville lies in Blount county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Knoxville area has 324,080 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $18.18/hr average worker wage, and a $37,820 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.253 out of every 1000 jobs in Maryville are held by advertising and promotions managers, and 0.626/1000 are held by market research analysts.
Of the 8 advertising schools with a 100-mile radius of Maryville, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Adventist University comes out as the most expensive ($18,911/yr) for advertising students, with Pellissippi State Technical Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,825/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Maryville|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||87.6 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||96.5 miles|