Somerset, KY has nine ecommerce schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Maryville College, the highest ranked school in this group with an ecommerce program, has a total student population of 1,102. It is the 416th highest ranked school in the USA and the 10th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Ecommerce students from Somerset 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. In fact, in the South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 30 employed computer programmers earning an average salary of $58,820. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $47,890/yr and there are 3,100 employed.
Somerset lies in Pulaski county, which is one of the 55 counties in Kentucky. Overall, the South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area has 166,570 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.6% unemployment rate, $15.47/hr average worker wage, and a $32,170 average annual salary. Thus, about 18.606 out of every 1000 jobs in Somerset are held by business and financial operations employees, and 0.195/1000 are held by computer programmers.
Of the 9 ecommerce schools with a 100-mile radius of Somerset, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Knoxville comes out as the most expensive ($22,515/yr) for ecommerce students, with Tennessee Technology Center at Livingston as the lowest, reported at only $4,512/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Somerset|
|Saint Catharine||KY||-||1||13.7868||38||55.8 miles|