Longview, TX (population: 78,112) has eight emergency management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Stephen F Austin State University, the highest ranked school in this group with an emergency management program, has a total student population of 12,845. It is the 457th highest ranked school in the USA and the 15th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about emergency management programs in Longview, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of emergency management professors at Stephen F Austin State University such as Robert Culpepper, Mathew Lindsey, Matthew Lindsey, J Ormsby, and Summers.
Emergency Management students from Longview 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.
Longview lies in Gregg county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Longview area has 94,330 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $17.34/hr average worker wage, and a $36,070 average annual salary.
Of the 8 emergency management schools with a 100-mile radius of Longview, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Stephen F Austin State University comes out as the most expensive ($12,885/yr) for emergency management students, with Louisiana State University-Shreveport as the lowest, reported at only $4,364/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Longview|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||64.2 miles|