West Virginia contains two schools that offer appliance repair programs. Pierpont Community and Technical College, the highest-ranking appliance repair school in WV, has a total student population of 2,729 and is the 5550th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 appliance repair schools in West Virginia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pierpont Community and Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($9,661/yr), with West Virginia Northern Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,610/yr.
Appliance Repair students from West Virginia 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 West Virginia alone, there are 3,020 employed firstline supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers earning an average yearly salary of $53,990. Home appliance repairers in this state earn $29,280/yr and there are 60 employed.
Also, within the appliance repair schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from appliance repair, there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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