Las Vegas, NV (population: 570,083) has one retail management school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Mohave Community College has a total student population of 6,702. It is the 5532nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 88th highest in the state of Arizona (#1 is Northern Arizona University).
Retail Management students from Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas-Paradise area alone, there are 11,260 employed general and operations managers earning an average salary of $106,760. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this area earn $39,190/yr and there are 8,470 employed.
Las Vegas lies in Clark county, which is one of the 8 counties in Nevada. Overall, the Las Vegas-Paradise area has 858,540 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $19.26/hr average worker wage, and a $40,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 9.860 out of every 1000 jobs in Las Vegas are held by firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers, and 13.121/1000 are held by general and operations managers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Mohave Community College ends up costing a student $8,373/yr.