Oklahoma City, OK (population: 564,147) has one construction school within its city limits. Vatterott College has a total student population of 410. It is the 3491st highest ranked school in the USA and the 83rd highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Construction students from Oklahoma City 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 Oklahoma City area alone, there are 1,380 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average salary of $33,160. Construction managers in this area earn $59,800/yr and there are 910 employed.
Oklahoma City lies in Oklahoma county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Oklahoma City area has 564,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.31/hr average worker wage, and a $38,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.616 out of every 1000 jobs in Oklahoma City are held by construction managers, and 2.452/1000 are held by painters, construction and maintenance.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Vatterott College ends up costing a student $15,787/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oklahoma City|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||7.9 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||25.4 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||88.8 miles|