Alaska contains two schools that offer computer repair programs. University of Alaska Fairbanks, the highest-ranking computer repair school in AK, has a total student population of 9,137 and is the 441st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 computer repair schools in Alaska, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Alaska Anchorage comes out as the most expensive ($12,399/yr), with University of Alaska Fairbanks as the lowest recorded at only $11,713/yr.
Computer Repair students from Alaska schools who go on to become computer repair technicians, computer technicians, linux technicians, mac technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 111,600 people working as computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,420. Also, Installation, maintenance, and repair employees make on average $42,210 per year and there are about 5,114,150 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alaska alone, there are 15,820 employed installation, maintenance, and repair employees earning an average yearly salary of $53,720. Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers in this state earn $43,940/yr and there are 350 employed.
Also, within the computer repair schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from computer repair, there are 486 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,464, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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