Elizabethton, TN has four facilities management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Appalachian State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a facilities management program, has a total student population of 16,968. It is the 130th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about facilities management programs in Elizabethton, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of facilities management professors at Appalachian State University such as Jacqueline Bergman, Wiley Brown, Dana Clark, Betty Coffey, Joe Daly, and Heather Dixon-Fowler.
Facilities Management students from Elizabethton 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.
Elizabethton lies in Carter county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Johnson City area has 76,070 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.5% unemployment rate, $16.58/hr average worker wage, and a $34,480 average annual salary.
Of the 4 facilities management schools with a 100-mile radius of Elizabethton, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Union College comes out as the most expensive ($14,838/yr) for facilities management students, with Western Carolina University as the lowest, reported at only $7,622/yr.
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|Banner Elk||NC||-||1||22.4512||43||22.9 miles|