North Dakota contains five schools that offer construction programs. University of Wisconsin-Stout, the highest-ranking construction school in ND, has a total student population of 9,017 and is the 1893rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 construction schools in North Dakota, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Wisconsin-Stout comes out as the most expensive ($10,931/yr), with Western Nebraska Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,379/yr.
Construction students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 440 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average yearly salary of $30,040. Construction managers in this state earn $81,580/yr and there are 520 employed.
Also, within the construction schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from construction, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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