Alaska contains one school that offers appliance repair programs. University of Alaska Fairbanks has a total student population of 9,137 and is the 441st highest ranked school in America.
Appliance Repair students from Alaska schools who go on to become appliance technicians, appliance repairers, machine repairmen, refrigeration mechanics, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 34,670 people working as home appliance repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $35,590. Also, Firstline supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers make on average $60,630 per year and there are about 427,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alaska alone, there are 1,020 employed firstline supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers earning an average yearly salary of $76,150. Home appliance repairers in this state earn $44,370/yr and there are 110 employed.
Also, within the appliance repair schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from appliance repair, there are 486 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,464, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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