Shreveport, LA (population: 204,311) has one automotive school within its city limits. Louisiana Technical College-Shreveport-Bossier Campus has a total student population of 1,403. It is the 4564th highest ranked school in the USA and the 98th highest in the state of Louisiana (#1 is Tulane University of Louisiana).
Automotive students from Shreveport 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.
Shreveport lies in Caddo county, which is one of the 46 counties in Louisiana. Overall, the Shreveport-Bossier City area has 173,610 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $16.84/hr average worker wage, and a $35,020 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Louisiana Technical College-Shreveport-Bossier Campus ends up costing a student $7,626/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Shreveport|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||8.9 miles|