Cocoa, FL has one automotive school within its city limits. Brevard Community College has a total student population of 17,853. It is the 3435th highest ranked school in the USA and the 177th highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
Automotive students from Cocoa schools who go on to become automotive technicians, automotive engineers, mechanics, automotive specialists, 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, Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles make on average $29,880 per year and there are about 17,090 of them employed in the US today.
Cocoa lies in Brevard county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville area has 195,130 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $42,530 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brevard Community College ends up costing a student $5,563/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cocoa|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||39.2 miles|
|Lake Mary||FL||-||1||18.3465||21||43.5 miles|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||56.2 miles|
|Daytona Beach||FL||63,815||4||31.0595||184||58.7 miles|
|Port Saint Lucie||FL||163,859||0||-||0||80.2 miles|
|Palm Coast||FL||76,000||0||-||0||86.6 miles|
|Saint Leo||FL||-||1||24.1963||100||92.4 miles|