Adelphi, MD has three retail management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. York College Pennsylvania, the highest ranked school in this group with a retail management program, has a total student population of 5,564. It is the 294th highest ranked school in the USA and the 26th highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania). To learn more about retail management programs in Adelphi, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of retail management professors at York College Pennsylvania such as Jay Azriel, John Barteld, Hank Butler, Brad Geiger, Tom Kelkis, and Benjamin Pratt.
Retail Management students from Adelphi 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 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan area alone, there are 56,260 employed general and operations managers earning an average salary of $128,300. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this area earn $44,830/yr and there are 16,550 employed.
Adelphi lies in Prince George's county, which is one of the 16 counties in Maryland. Overall, the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan area has 2,300,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $29/hr average worker wage, and a $60,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 7 out of every 1000 jobs in Adelphi are held by firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers, and 24/1000 are held by general and operations managers.
Of the 3 retail management schools with a 100-mile radius of Adelphi, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, York College Pennsylvania comes out as the most expensive ($16,530/yr) for retail management students, with Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg as the lowest, reported at only $8,833/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Adelphi|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||2.6 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||8.4 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||8.4 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||8.7 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||13.6 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||16.9 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||20.0 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||30.6 miles|