The Woodlands, TX (population: 101,065) has seventeen emergency management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Rice University, the highest ranked school in this group with an emergency management program, has a total student population of 5,576. It is the 28th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Texas. To learn more about emergency management programs in The Woodlands, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of emergency management professors at Rice University such as Margaret Cording.
Emergency Management students from The Woodlands 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 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown area alone, there are 9,210 employed management analysts earning an average salary of $95,270. Emergency management specialists in this area earn $*/yr and there are 210 employed.
The Woodlands lies in Montgomery county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown area has 2,563,840 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $21.58/hr average worker wage, and a $44,880 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.081 out of every 1000 jobs in The Woodlands are held by emergency management specialists, and 3.593/1000 are held by management analysts.
Of the 17 emergency management schools with a 100-mile radius of The Woodlands, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rice University comes out as the most expensive ($18,005/yr) for emergency management students, with College of the Mainland as the lowest, reported at only $3,211/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from The Woodlands|
|Prairie View||TX||-||1||50.8259||82||30.1 miles|
|South Houston||TX||-||1||23.7623||5||37.6 miles|
|Missouri City||TX||77,622||0||-||0||40.9 miles|
|League City||TX||78,312||0||-||0||51.7 miles|
|College Station||TX||90,406||1||0.218495||0||57.6 miles|
|Texas City||TX||44,907||1||8.31197||63||60.9 miles|