Atlanta, GA (population: 571,861) has three fashion marketing schools within its city limits. Clark Atlanta University, the highest ranked school in the city with a fashion marketing program, has a total student population of 3,873. It is the 3641st highest ranked school in the USA and the 75th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University). To learn more about fashion marketing programs in Atlanta, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of fashion marketing professors at Clark Atlanta University such as Elaina Hudson.
Fashion Marketing students from Atlanta schools who go on to become fashion marketers, fashion merchandisers, marketers, fashion models, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 169,330 people working as marketing managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $120,070. Also, Merchandise displayers and window trimmers make on average $28,480 per year and there are about 61,280 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta area alone, there are 1,280 employed merchandise displayers and window trimmers earning an average salary of $25,580. Marketing managers in this area earn $113,660/yr and there are 5,320 employed.
Atlanta lies in Fulton county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta area has 2,290,890 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0% unemployment rate, $22/hr average worker wage, and a $45,520 average annual salary. Thus, about 2 out of every 1000 jobs in Atlanta are held by marketing managers, and 1/1000 are held by merchandise displayers and window trimmers.
Of the 3 fashion marketing schools in Atlanta, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bauder College comes out as the most expensive ($48,186/yr) for fashion marketing students, with American Intercontinental University-Dunwoody Campus as the lowest, reported at only $22,399/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Atlanta|
|East Point||GA||43,748||1||19.2965||19||6.9 miles|
|North Atlanta||GA||51,827||0||-||0||8.6 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||56.4 miles|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||83.8 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||87.3 miles|
|Fort Valley||GA||-||1||21.9471||51||89.0 miles|
|Warner Robins||GA||64,183||3||21.3509||61||91.8 miles|
|Phenix City||AL||-||1||9.50663||23||95.3 miles|