Tennessee Purchasing Agents: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Purchasing Agents in Tennessee

Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in Tennessee

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

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Clarksville, Knoxville and Memphis

Schools for Purchasing Agents in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Purchasing Agent 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: BS in Business Administration - Procurement, BS in Business Administration - Supply Chain Management and Logistics, BS in Business Administration - Management, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate

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: Master of Business Administration – Logistics, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Doctor of Business Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Doctorate

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: Supply Chain Management - Bachelor, Business Intelligence - MBA (Master's), Business Administration - DBA (Doctorate), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Associate

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

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

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

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Kindom Business, Master of Business Administration - Franchising, Bachelor of Science in Business, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

  • Programs: MBA - Management, Bachelor's (BBA) - Management, MBA - Operations 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.

  • Programs: DBA in Project Management
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Operations and Supply Chain Management, Master of Business Aministration
  • Degrees: Master

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

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

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Doctor of Business Administration, DBA, Master in Business Administration - Management
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master
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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

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:
Purchasing Agents

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Purchasing Agents 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 60 $45770 0.48
Johnson City 80 $39760 0.48
Cleveland 50 $55740 0.55
Knoxville 370 $53550 0.47
Morristown 40 $40560 0.42
Nashville 1070 $53570 0.57
Davidson 1070 $53570 0.57
Murfreesboro 1070 $53570 0.57
Franklin 1070 $53570 0.57
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