Ogden, UT (population: 83,448) has two construction management schools within a 1000-mile radius of its city center. ITT Technical Institute–Clive, the highest ranked school in this group with a construction management program, has a total student population of 186. It is the 5811th highest ranked school in the USA and the 86th highest in the state of Iowa (#1 is Luther College).
Construction Management students from Ogden 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 Ogden-Clearfield area alone, there are 630 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average salary of $33,970. Construction managers in this area earn $75,950/yr and there are 200 employed.
Ogden lies in Weber county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the Ogden-Clearfield area has 194,930 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $18.11/hr average worker wage, and a $37,670 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.028 out of every 1000 jobs in Ogden are held by construction managers, and 3.243/1000 are held by painters, construction and maintenance.
Of the 2 construction management schools with a 1000-mile radius of Ogden, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute–Clive comes out as the most expensive ($23,627/yr) for construction management students, with ITT Technical Institute–Clive as the lowest, reported at only $23,627/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ogden|
|Salt Lake City||UT||184,856||12||26.413||545||31.2 miles|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||37.4 miles|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||46.3 miles|