Virginia Purchasing Agents: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Purchasing Agents in Virginia

Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Richmond, Winchester and Blacksburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Roanoke and Harrisonburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Lynchburg

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Winchester, Richmond and Virginia Beach

Schools for Purchasing Agents in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Purchasing Agent Training Schools in Virginia

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You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.

  • Programs: MBA - Supply Chain Management, MA/Organizational Management - Supply Chain Management, BA/Supply Chain Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

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

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
ECPI University
Glen Allen, Manassas, Newport News, Richmond, Virginia Beach

ECPI University

  • Programs: Business Administration - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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

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: AA in Business, DBA in Project Management
  • Degrees: Associate, 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

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MBA - Operations/Supply Chain Mgmt, IMBA - Operations/Supply Chain Mgt, MBA with concentration in Music Business, more...
  • Degrees: Master
Argosy University
Arlington, Phoenix

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Business Administration (AS) (Online), Business Administration (BS) (Online), Business Administration - Customized Professional (BS) (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor
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School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg Masters 5,001

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. 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


Blacksburg 140 $58090 0.96
Christiansburg 140 $58090 0.96
Radford 140 $58090 0.96
Harrisonburg 100 $49240 0.79
Charlottesville 200 $59160 0.88
Richmond 2360 $67700 1.81
Roanoke 290 $45970 0.9
Lynchburg 160 $54620 0.78
Staunton 110 $46820 1.07
Waynesboro 110 $46820 1.07
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