San Antonio, TX (population: 1,402,013) has three retail management schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. Lamar University, the highest ranked school in this group with a retail management program, has a total student population of 13,992. It is the 602nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 29th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about retail management programs in San Antonio, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of retail management professors at Lamar University such as Lyle Boudreaux, Sujin Horwitz, and George Kenyon.
Retail Management students from San Antonio 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 San Antonio area alone, there are 10,400 employed general and operations managers earning an average salary of $100,230. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this area earn $38,700/yr and there are 8,030 employed.
San Antonio lies in Bexar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Antonio area has 837,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $18.25/hr average worker wage, and a $37,970 average annual salary. Thus, about 9.597 out of every 1000 jobs in San Antonio are held by firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers, and 12.425/1000 are held by general and operations managers.
Of the 3 retail management schools with a 500-mile radius of San Antonio, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lamar University comes out as the most expensive ($14,675/yr) for retail management students, with University of North Texas as the lowest, reported at only $10,409/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Antonio|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||83.3 miles|