Pennsylvania contains three schools that offer construction programs. Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology, the highest-ranking construction school in PA, has a total student population of 164 and is the 1067th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 construction schools in Pennsylvania, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology comes out as the most expensive ($17,856/yr), with Indiana County Technology Center as the lowest recorded at only $4,320/yr.
Construction students from Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania alone, there are 5,930 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average yearly salary of $37,190. Construction managers in this state earn $90,490/yr and there are 5,050 employed.
Also, within the construction schools in Pennsylvania, the average student population is 2,077 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from construction, there are 10679 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,747 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,718, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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