Alabama contains nine schools that offer carpentry programs. Jefferson Davis Community College, the highest-ranking carpentry school in AL, has a total student population of 1,433 and is the 3831st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 carpentry schools in Alabama, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, H Councill Trenholm State Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($8,448/yr), with J F Ingram State Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $57/yr.
Carpentry students from Alabama schools who go on to become carpenters, construction managers, construction workers, construction engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 743,760 people working as carpenters alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $43,640. Also, Construction laborers make on average $33,190 per year and there are about 856,440 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 12,080 employed construction laborers earning an average yearly salary of $24,560. Carpenters in this state earn $31,310/yr and there are 10,430 employed.
Also, within the carpentry schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from carpentry, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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