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Business Administration & Management Schools in Tennessee

In 2018-2019, 6,601 students earned their Business Administration degrees in TN.

A Business Administration & Management major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Business Administration & Management Majors in Tennessee

Business Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 3,543
Master’s Degree 2,146
Associate’s Degree 556
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 259
Post-Master’s Certificate 63
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 63
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 28
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 28
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 28
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 6
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 6

Gender Distribution

In Tennessee, a business administration major is more popular with men than with women.

Business Administration & Management Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business administration majors in Tennessee is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 16.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.8%
  • White: 68.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.2%
  • Other Races: 4.2%
Business Administration & Management Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Administration & Management Grads in Tennessee

In this state, there are 214,150 people employed in jobs related to a business administration degree, compared to 9,785,040 nationwide.

Business Administration & Management Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Business Administration & Management Jobs in Tennessee

In this state, business administration grads earn an average of $83,010. Nationwide, they make an average of $103,110.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 60 colleges in Tennessee that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

729 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
29,460 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 87%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

548 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
11,651 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,900 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 68%.

362 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
4,088 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.00%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. 100% of the teachers are full time.

346 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
10,140 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,800 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,321. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid.

310 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
21,685 Total Students

A typical student attending UofM will pay a net price of $13,048. The full-time teacher rate is 68%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,700 a year.

#6

King University

Bristol
300 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,968 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 46%. The student loan default rate of 6.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

291 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
21,721 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Graduates earn an average $31,200 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.71 years.

#8

Bethel University

McKenzie
287 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
3,119 Total Students

The average student takes 4.74 years to complete their degree at Bethel. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 100% of the teachers are full time.

249 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,191 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 61%. This public school has an average net price of $11,206.

207 Degrees in Major Awarded
15% Graduation Rate
8,081 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.72 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

Business Administration & Management Careers in TN

Some of the careers business administration majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Computer and Information Systems Managers 27% $110,200
Management Analysts 27% $75,530
Administrative Services Managers 20% $80,730
Sales Managers 20% $97,650
Social and Community Service Managers 18% $61,190
Logisticians 17% $57,880
General and Operations Managers 17% $87,980
Construction Managers 16% $72,630
Cost Estimators 14% $58,520
Purchasing Managers 14% $94,600
Managers 13% $74,130
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 12% $77,370
Natural Sciences Managers 12% $107,600
Industrial Production Managers 11% $93,300
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 10% $51,100
Artist, Athlete, and Performer Agents and Business Managers 10% $69,670
Retail Sales Supervisors 5% $38,300
Chief Executives 5% $129,720

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to business administration.

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Accounting 1,322
Marketing 817
Finance & Financial Management 736
Business & Commerce 604
Business Support & Assistance 456
Management Sciences & Methods 230
Human Resource Management 215
Management Information Systems 208

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