Nashua, NH (population: 86,706) has three retail management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Simmons College, the highest ranked school in this group with a retail management program, 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 Nashua, 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 Nashua 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 Nashua-MA NECTA area alone, there are 1,460 employed general and operations managers earning an average salary of $122,580. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this area earn $43,200/yr and there are 1,560 employed.
Nashua lies in Hillsborough county, which is one of the 6 counties in New Hampshire. Overall, the Nashua-MA NECTA area has 134,310 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.0% unemployment rate, $23.32/hr average worker wage, and a $48,510 average annual salary. Thus, about 11.640 out of every 1000 jobs in Nashua are held by firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers, and 10.865/1000 are held by general and operations managers.
Of the 3 retail management schools with a 100-mile radius of Nashua, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Simmons College comes out as the most expensive ($34,498/yr) for retail management students, with Holyoke Community College as the lowest, reported at only $8,599/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Nashua|
|North Andover||MA||-||1||30.19||56||18.4 miles|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||33.2 miles|