Bellingham, WA (population: 82,173) has one supply chain management school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Shoreline Community College has a total student population of 6,277. It is the 5020th highest ranked school in the USA and the 83rd highest in the state of Washington (#1 is University of Washington-Seattle Campus).
Supply Chain Management students from Bellingham schools who go on to become supply chain managers, retail managers, supply chain directors, global supply chain directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Purchasing managers make on average $96,910 per year and there are about 65,080 of them employed in the US today.
Bellingham lies in Whatcom county, which is one of the 24 counties in Washington. Overall, the Bellingham area has 76,800 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.5% unemployment rate, $19.17/hr average worker wage, and a $39,870 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Shoreline Community College ends up costing a student $7,150/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bellingham|
|Federal Way||WA||84,659||2||22.1387||18||99.1 miles|