North Dakota contains six schools that offer automotive and mechanics programs. North Dakota State College of Science, the highest-ranking automotive and mechanics school in ND, has a total student population of 2,650 and is the 3450th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 automotive and mechanics schools in North Dakota, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Dakota State College of Science comes out as the most expensive ($10,844/yr), with Bismarck State College as the lowest recorded at only $6,835/yr.
Automotive and Mechanics students from North Dakota schools who go on to become automotive mechanics, automotive engineers, automotive technicians, mechanics, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 606,990 people working as automotive service technicians and mechanics alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $37,880. Also, Automotive body and related repairers make on average $41,020 per year and there are about 133,290 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 620 employed automotive body and related repairers earning an average yearly salary of $35,600. Automotive service technicians and mechanics in this state earn $31,950/yr and there are 1,910 employed.
Also, within the automotive and mechanics schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from automotive and mechanics, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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