Clarksville, TN (population: 121,429) has five entrepreneurship schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Southern Indiana, the highest ranked school in this group with an entrepreneurship program, has a total student population of 10,516. It is the 515th highest ranked school in the USA and the 21st highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington).
Entrepreneurship students from Clarksville schools who go on to become entrepreneurs, internet entrepreneurs, e-business entrepreneurs, e-commerce entrepreneurs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,036,450 people working as business operations specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,960. Also, Business and financial operations employees make on average $65,900 per year and there are about 6,063,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Clarksville-KY area alone, there are 2,040 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average salary of $54,410. Business operations specialists in this area earn $58,960/yr and there are 440 employed.
Clarksville lies in Montgomery county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Clarksville-KY area has 77,890 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.2% unemployment rate, $16.55/hr average worker wage, and a $34,420 average annual salary. Thus, about 5.692 out of every 1000 jobs in Clarksville are held by business operations specialists, and 26.225/1000 are held by business and financial operations employees.
Of the 5 entrepreneurship schools with a 100-mile radius of Clarksville, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Belmont University comes out as the most expensive ($23,881/yr) for entrepreneurship students, with Nashville State Technical Community College as the lowest, reported at only $6,750/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Clarksville|
|Bowling Green||KY||56,941||5||29.5084||365||57.9 miles|