Tulsa, OK (population: 387,683) has one construction school within its city limits. Vatterott College-Tulsa has a total student population of 325. It is the 3463rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 82nd highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Construction students from Tulsa 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 Tulsa area alone, there are 910 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average salary of $30,190. Construction managers in this area earn $70,340/yr and there are 550 employed.
Tulsa lies in Osage county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Tulsa area has 423,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $18.09/hr average worker wage, and a $37,620 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.306 out of every 1000 jobs in Tulsa are held by construction managers, and 2.147/1000 are held by painters, construction and maintenance.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Vatterott College-Tulsa ends up costing a student $16,057/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tulsa|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||76.2 miles|
|Siloam Springs||AR||-||1||66.9948||62||77.1 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||89.5 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||93.6 miles|