Boston, MA (population: 610,407) has one retail management school within its city limits. Simmons College has a total student population of 5,003. It is the 264th highest ranked school in the USA and the 18th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University). To learn more about retail management programs in Boston, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of retail management professors at Simmons College such as Jill Avery, Bonita Betters-Reed, Stacy Blake-Beard, Patricia Clarke, Hugh Colaco, and Patricia Deyton.
Retail Management students from Boston 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 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy NECTA area alone, there are 23,920 employed general and operations managers earning an average salary of $125,390. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this area earn $43,270/yr and there are 10,410 employed.
Boston lies in Suffolk county, which is one of the 12 counties in Massachusetts. Overall, the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy NECTA area has 1,685,900 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $28.04/hr average worker wage, and a $58,330 average annual salary. Thus, about 6.177 out of every 1000 jobs in Boston are held by firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers, and 14.188/1000 are held by general and operations managers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Simmons College ends up costing a student $34,498/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Boston|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||7.8 miles|
|North Andover||MA||-||1||30.19||56||25.5 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||30.1 miles|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||41.2 miles|