Kansas contains two schools that offer construction programs. Vatterott College-Wichita, the highest-ranking construction school in KS, has a total student population of 413 and is the 2793rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 construction schools in Kansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wichita Area Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($22,197/yr), with Vatterott College-Wichita as the lowest recorded at only $17,036/yr.
Construction students from Kansas schools who go on to become construction area managers, construction workers, construction professionals, construction superintendents, 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 Kansas alone, there are 2,150 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average yearly salary of $35,060. Construction managers in this state earn $76,560/yr and there are 1,920 employed.
Also, within the construction schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from construction, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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