Alaska contains four schools that offer automotive technology programs. University of Alaska Fairbanks, the highest-ranking automotive technology school in AK, has a total student population of 9,137 and is the 441st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 automotive technology schools in Alaska, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Alaska Anchorage comes out as the most expensive ($12,399/yr), with Alaska Vocational Technical Center as the lowest recorded at only $4,090/yr.
Automotive Technology students from Alaska schools who go on to become automotive engineers, automotive technicians, mechanics, automotive specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. 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.
Also, within the automotive technology schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from automotive technology, 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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