Mesa, AZ (population: 474,115) has one construction management school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Piccolo International University is the 6507th highest ranked school in the USA and the 104th highest in the state of Arizona (#1 is Northern Arizona University).
Construction Management students from Mesa schools who go on to become construction superintendents, construction managers, contractors, subcontractors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 204,760 people working as construction managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $93,290. Also, Painters, construction and maintenance make on average $37,320 per year and there are about 214,240 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale area alone, there are 4,510 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average salary of $32,570. Construction managers in this area earn $96,570/yr and there are 2,370 employed.
Mesa lies in Maricopa county, which is one of the 15 counties in Arizona. Overall, the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale area has 1,763,410 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $41,930 average annual salary. Thus, about 1 out of every 1000 jobs in Mesa are held by construction managers, and 3/1000 are held by painters, construction and maintenance.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Piccolo International University ends up costing a student $/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Mesa|
|Casa Grande||AZ||47,388||1||16.7022||3||36.7 miles|
|Prescott Valley||AZ||41,046||1||8.12951||6||88.8 miles|