Phoenix, AZ (population: 1,635,783) has one retail management school within its city limits. University of Phoenix-Online Campus has a total student population of 380,232. It is the 636th highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Arizona (#1 is Northern Arizona University). To learn more about retail management programs in Phoenix, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of retail management professors at University of Phoenix such as Susan Bradley.
Retail Management students from Phoenix schools who go on to become retail managers, retail specialists, retail sales managers, retail professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,163,040 people working as firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,130. Also, General and operations managers make on average $110,550 per year and there are about 1,689,680 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale area alone, there are 28,150 employed general and operations managers earning an average salary of $108,590. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this area earn $41,820/yr and there are 17,660 employed.
Phoenix lies in Maricopa county, which is one of the 15 counties in Arizona. Overall, the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale area has 1,763,410 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $41,930 average annual salary. Thus, about 10 out of every 1000 jobs in Phoenix are held by firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers, and 16/1000 are held by general and operations managers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Online Campus ends up costing a student $25,066/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Phoenix|
|Casa Grande||AZ||47,388||1||16.7022||3||48.8 miles|
|Prescott Valley||AZ||41,046||1||8.12951||6||75.4 miles|