Brevard, NC has four facilities management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Clemson University, the highest ranked school in this group with a facilities management program, has a total student population of 19,111. It is the 86th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of South Carolina. To learn more about facilities management programs in Brevard, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of facilities management professors at Clemson University such as Lisa Bosman, Neil Burton, Stephen Cantrell, Michelle Carter, Thomas Churan, and Richard Clarke.
Facilities Management students from Brevard schools who go on to become janitors, custodians, facility managers, head custodians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,090,400 people working as janitors and cleaners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,120. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 30 employed emergency management specialists earning an average salary of $55,540. Janitors and cleaners in this area earn $21,150/yr and there are 2,730 employed.
Brevard lies in Transylvania county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area has 195,830 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $15.74/hr average worker wage, and a $32,740 average annual salary. Thus, about 13.964 out of every 1000 jobs in Brevard are held by janitors and cleaners, and 0.161/1000 are held by emergency management specialists.
Of the 4 facilities management schools with a 100-mile radius of Brevard, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Clemson University comes out as the most expensive ($15,842/yr) for facilities management students, with Western Carolina University as the lowest, reported at only $7,622/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Brevard|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||56.7 miles|
|Banner Elk||NC||-||1||22.4512||43||80.5 miles|
|Rock Hill||SC||72,341||5||30.0256||144||98.6 miles|