Tyler, TX (population: 101,017) has three facilities management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Stephen F Austin State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a facilities management program, has a total student population of 12,845. It is the 457th highest ranked school in the USA and the 15th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about facilities management programs in Tyler, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of facilities management professors at Stephen F Austin State University such as Robert Culpepper, Mathew Lindsey, Matthew Lindsey, J Ormsby, and Summers.
Facilities Management students from Tyler 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.
Tyler lies in Smith county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Tyler area has 92,840 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.4% unemployment rate, $17.08/hr average worker wage, and a $35,530 average annual salary.
Of the 3 facilities management schools with a 100-mile radius of Tyler, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Methodist University comes out as the most expensive ($28,682/yr) for facilities management students, with Southern University at Shreveport as the lowest, reported at only $7,027/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tyler|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||96.7 miles|