Gaithersburg, MD (population: 59,755) 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 Gaithersburg, 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 Gaithersburg 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.
Of the 3 retail management schools with a 100-mile radius of Gaithersburg, 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 Gaithersburg|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||3.2 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||8.3 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||8.8 miles|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||16.0 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||18.0 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||22.8 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||24.0 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||30.5 miles|