Murfreesboro, TN (population: 109,230) has two leadership schools within its city limits. Middle Tennessee State University, the highest ranked school in the city with a leadership program, has a total student population of 25,188. It is the 1686th highest ranked school in the USA and the 31st highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Leadership students from Murfreesboro schools who go on to become organizational leadership consultants, business coaches, business leaders, leaders, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 205,020 people working as training and development specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $55,310. Also, Industrialorganizational psychologists make on average $102,570 per year and there are about 1,710 of them employed in the US today.
Murfreesboro lies in Rutherford county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin area has 719,830 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $19.13/hr average worker wage, and a $39,790 average annual salary.
Of the 2 leadership schools in Murfreesboro, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Draughons Junior College-Murfreesboro comes out as the most expensive ($25,399/yr) for leadership 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 Murfreesboro|
|Bowling Green||KY||56,941||5||29.5084||365||77.5 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||96.0 miles|