Clarksville, TN (population: 121,429) has four facilities management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Cumberland University, the highest ranked school in this group with a facilities management program, has a total student population of 1,355. It is the 633rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 12th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Facilities Management students from Clarksville 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.
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.
Of the 4 facilities management 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, Cumberland University comes out as the most expensive ($13,883/yr) for facilities management students, with Middle Tennessee State University as the lowest, reported at only $8,608/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|