Illinois contains 24 schools that offer computer repair programs. Vatterott College, the highest-ranking computer repair school in IL, has a total student population of 550 and is the 2175th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 24 computer repair schools in Illinois, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln College of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($35,056/yr), with Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Lincoln Trail College as the lowest recorded at only $2,330/yr.
Computer Repair students from Illinois 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 Illinois alone, there are 196,360 employed installation, maintenance, and repair employees earning an average yearly salary of $45,780. Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers in this state earn $39,920/yr and there are 2,810 employed.
Also, within the computer repair schools in Illinois, the average student population is 3,360 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from computer repair, there are 7983 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,830 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,282, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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