Tennessee Managers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Managers in Tennessee

Fast Facts for Managers in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chattanooga, Knoxville and Memphis
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kingsport, Morristown and Cleveland
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga

Salaries for Managers in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Memphis, Kingsport and Chattanooga

Schools for Managers in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Manager Training Schools in Tennessee

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Management , AAS in Business Administration - Retail Management, MS in Management - Organizational Design and Development, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Organizational Behavior, Master of Business Administration - Project Management, Doctor of Management – General Concentration (Executive Format), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master, Doctorate

Advance your career with an online degree from California InterContinental University.

  • Programs: MBA - Project Quality and Management, AA - Business Administration, BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Applied Science in Management and Leadership, Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Not-for-Profit Management, Master of Business Administration - Small Business Information Technology, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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  • Programs: Associates in Business Management
  • Degrees: Associate

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Leadership Studies - MBA (Master's), Business Intelligence - MBA (Master's), Business Administration - DBA (Doctorate), more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate, Associate, Bachelor

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  • Programs: MBA - Marketing, Bachelor's (BBA) - Marketing, MBA - Project Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

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  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate

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  • Programs: Online MBA specialization in Enterprise Resource Planning, Online MBA specialization in Operations Management, Online General MBA
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: BA/Service Management - Mass-market Retail Enterprise Management, BA/Service Management - Non-Profit Enterprise, BA/Operations Management and Analysis, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Tennessee Manager Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Austin Peay State University Clarksville Masters 9,094
Belmont University Nashville Doctorate & First Professional 4,742
Bethel College McKenzie McKenzie Masters 2,155
Carson-Newman College Jefferson City Masters 2,012
Chattanooga State Technical Community College Chattanooga Associate 8,108
Christian Brothers University Memphis Masters 1,874
Cleveland State Community College Cleveland Associate 2,999
Columbia State Community College Columbia Associate 4,633
Crichton College Memphis Bachelor 1,007
Cumberland University Lebanon Masters 1,335
Draughons Junior College-Murfreesboro Murfreesboro Associate 560
Dyersburg State Community College Dyersburg Associate 2,568
East Tennessee State University Johnson City Doctorate & First Professional 13,119
Free Will Baptist Bible College Nashville Bachelor 324
Freed-Hardeman University Henderson Masters 2,011
Hiwassee College Madisonville Associate 434
Jackson State Community College Jackson Associate 4,380
King College Bristol Masters 1,515
Lane College Jackson Bachelor 1,766
Le Moyne-Owen College Memphis Bachelor 592
Lee University Cleveland Masters 4,089
Lincoln Memorial University Harrogate Doctorate 3,255
Lipscomb University Nashville Doctorate 2,744
Martin Methodist College Pulaski Bachelor 924
Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro Doctorate 23,246
Milligan College Milligan College Masters 1,006
Motlow State Community College Tullahoma Associate 4,113
Nashville State Technical Community College Nashville Associate 7,077
Northeast State Technical Community College Blountville Associate 5,237
Pellissippi State Technical Community College Knoxville Associate 8,608
Rhodes College Memphis Masters 1,697
Roane State Community College Harriman Associate 5,404
Southern Adventist University Collegedale Masters 2,640
Southwest Tennessee Community College Memphis Associate 10,617
Tennessee State University Nashville Doctorate 9,065
Tennessee Technological University Cookeville Doctorate 10,321
Tennessee Temple University Chattanooga Doctorate 623
Tennessee Wesleyan College Athens Bachelor 861
The University of Tennessee Knoxville Doctorate 29,937
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Chattanooga Doctorate 9,558
The University of Tennessee-Martin Martin Masters 7,171
Trevecca Nazarene University Nashville Doctorate 2,286
Tusculum College Greeneville Masters 2,605
Union University Jackson Doctorate 3,235
University of Memphis Memphis Doctorate & First Professional 20,379
Vanderbilt University Nashville Doctorate & First Professional 11,847
Virginia College-School of Business and Health Chattanooga Bachelor 357
Volunteer State Community College Gallatin Associate 7,065
Walters State Community College Morristown Associate 5,825

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Managers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Tennessee. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Managers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Jackson 140 $63700 0.82
Johnson City 180 $75360 0.88
Cleveland 60 $61540 0.51
Knoxville 1070 $75480 1.05
Morristown 110 $42620 1
Nashville 1900 $76290 0.79
Davidson 1900 $76290 0.79
Murfreesboro 1900 $76290 0.79
Franklin 1900 $76290 0.79
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