Iowa contains 36 schools that offer appliance repair programs. Mitchell Technical Institute, the highest-ranking appliance repair school in IA, has a total student population of 1,004 and is the 1685th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 36 appliance repair schools in Iowa, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dunwoody College of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($23,022/yr), with Gateway Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $220/yr.
Appliance Repair students from Iowa 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 Iowa alone, there are 4,240 employed firstline supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers earning an average yearly salary of $57,410. Home appliance repairers in this state earn $36,400/yr and there are 450 employed.
Also, within the appliance repair schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from appliance repair, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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