Rhode Island contains one school that offers construction programs. Wentworth Institute of Technology has a total student population of 3,808 and is the 398th highest ranked school in America.
Construction students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 780 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average yearly salary of $38,370. Construction managers in this state earn $115,960/yr and there are 300 employed.
Also, within the construction schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from construction, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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