Maine contains five schools that offer automotive programs. Washington County Community College, the highest-ranking automotive school in ME, has a total student population of 374 and is the 2679th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 automotive schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northern Maine Community College comes out as the most expensive ($9,435/yr), with Eastern Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,452/yr.
Automotive students from Maine 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. In fact, in the Maine alone, there are 50 employed electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles earning an average yearly salary of $27,410. Automotive service technicians and mechanics in this state earn $34,420/yr and there are 3,580 employed.
Also, within the automotive schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from automotive, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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