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Business Support & Assistance Schools in Tennessee

456 Business Support students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Business Support & Assistance is the 7th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Business Support & Assistance Majors in Tennessee

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 295
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 295
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 99
Associate’s Degree 62

Gender Distribution

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

Business Support & Assistance Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 18.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.6%
  • White: 73.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.2%
  • Other Races: 2.9%
Business Support & Assistance Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Support & Assistance Grads in Tennessee

216,190 people in the state and 10,836,830 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business support.

Business Support & Assistance Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Business Support & Assistance Jobs in Tennessee

In this state, business support grads earn an average of $35,000. Nationwide, they make an average of $41,160.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 31 colleges in Tennessee that offer business support degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
912 Total Students

In their early career, TCAT - Morristown grads earn an average salary of $26,400. This public school has an average net price of $9,675. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,085 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time. In their early career, Northeast State Technical Community College grads earn an average salary of $22,700. 97% of students get financical aid.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
205 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,245. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
514 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,000 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $11,637.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
562 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,200 after graduation. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,374.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
847 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,946. Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $24,900 after graduation.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,370 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. 97% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $4,991.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
160 Total Students

A typical student attending TCAT - McKenzie will pay a net price of $1,467. 99% of students get financical aid. In their early career, TCAT - McKenzie grads earn an average salary of $25,200.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
602 Total Students

A typical student attending TCAT - Pulaski will pay a net price of $4,863. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
238 Total Students

99% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending TCAT - Athens will pay a net price of $5,451. In their early career, TCAT - Athens grads earn an average salary of $27,500.

Business Support & Assistance Careers in TN

Some of the careers business support majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Customer Service Representatives 17% $31,450
Receptionists and Information Clerks 15% $26,940
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 13% $44,490
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 11% $36,660
Dispatchers 7% $36,510
Office Clerks 4% $31,120
Cargo and Freight Agents 2% $43,180
Procurement Clerks 1% $41,970
Data Entry Keyers -15% $30,350
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants -15% $50,460
Word Processors and Typists -26% $31,440

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

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Business Administration & Management 6,589
Accounting 1,322
Marketing 817
Finance & Financial Management 736
Business & Commerce 604
Management Sciences & Methods 230
Human Resource Management 215
Management Information Systems 208

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