Virginia contains 96 schools that offer computer repair programs. Farmingdale State College, the highest-ranking computer repair school in VA, has a total student population of 6,988 and is the 591st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 96 computer repair schools in Virginia, only 1 has 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 ($41,184/yr), with Putnam Career and Technical Center as the lowest recorded at only $2,184/yr.
Computer Repair students from Virginia 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 Virginia alone, there are 147,490 employed installation, maintenance, and repair employees earning an average yearly salary of $43,210. Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers in this state earn $42,700/yr and there are 3,780 employed.
Also, within the computer repair schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from computer repair, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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