Tennessee contains 28 schools that offer emergency management programs. Vanderbilt University, the highest-ranking emergency management school in TN, has a total student population of 12,506 and is the 17th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 emergency management schools in Tennessee, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Martin Methodist College comes out as the most expensive ($25,620/yr), with Hiwassee College as the lowest recorded at only $5,858/yr.
Emergency Management students from Tennessee schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Tennessee alone, there are 6,390 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $74,280. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $57,410/yr and there are 340 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Tennessee, the average student population is 2,002 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 4116 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,154 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,032, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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