Las Cruces, NM (population: 95,663) has one construction management school within a 500-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 Las Cruces 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 Las Cruces area alone, there are 170 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average salary of $22,540. Construction managers in this area earn $61,480/yr and there are 60 employed.
Las Cruces lies in Dona Ana county, which is one of the 23 counties in New Mexico. Overall, the Las Cruces area has 65,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $18.00/hr average worker wage, and a $37,450 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.880 out of every 1000 jobs in Las Cruces are held by construction managers, and 2.533/1000 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.