Hazard, KY has six ecommerce schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Emory and Henry College, the highest ranked school in this group with an ecommerce program, has a total student population of 1,002. It is the 424th highest ranked school in the USA and the 13th highest in the state of Virginia (#1 is Washington and Lee University).
Ecommerce students from Hazard schools who go on to become ecommerce developers, web developers, e-commerce specialists, e-commerce consultants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Computer programmers make on average $74,690 per year and there are about 367,880 of them employed in the US today.
Hazard lies in Perry county, which is one of the 55 counties in Kentucky. Overall, the East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area has 119,800 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.6% unemployment rate, $16.72/hr average worker wage, and a $34,780 average annual salary.
Of the 6 ecommerce schools with a 100-mile radius of Hazard, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Emory and Henry College comes out as the most expensive ($17,497/yr) for ecommerce students, with Tennessee Technology Center at Oneida-Huntsville as the lowest, reported at only $6,120/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Hazard|
|Mount Gay||WV||-||1||9.61491||36||76.8 miles|