Memphis, TN (population: 662,989) has six office administration schools within its city limits. Rhodes College, the highest ranked school in the city with an office administration program, has a total student population of 1,673. It is the 123rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Office Administration students from Memphis schools who go on to become office administrators, business leaders, business administrators, office managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 22,336,450 people working as office and administrative support employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $32,990. Also, Stock clerks and order fillers make on average $23,460 per year and there are about 1,864,410 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Memphis-MS-AR area alone, there are 12,320 employed stock clerks and order fillers earning an average salary of $23,650. Office and administrative support employees in this area earn $31,480/yr and there are 106,700 employed.
Memphis lies in Shelby county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Memphis-MS-AR area has 605,630 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $18.93/hr average worker wage, and a $39,380 average annual salary. Thus, about 176.183 out of every 1000 jobs in Memphis are held by office and administrative support employees, and 20.346/1000 are held by stock clerks and order fillers.
Of the 6 office administration schools in Memphis, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rhodes College comes out as the most expensive ($25,801/yr) for office administration students, with Southwest Tennessee Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,338/yr.