Rhode Island contains two schools that offer automotive programs. Motoring Technical Training Institute, the highest-ranking automotive school in RI, has a total student population of 185 and is the 2078th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 automotive schools in Rhode Island, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New England Institute of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($25,107/yr), with Motoring Technical Training Institute as the lowest recorded at only $13,356/yr.
Automotive students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are employed electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles earning an average yearly salary of $29,460. Automotive service technicians and mechanics in this state earn $39,080/yr and there are 1,960 employed.
Also, within the automotive schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from automotive, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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