Virginia contains six schools that offer construction programs. Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center, the highest-ranking construction school in VA, has a total student population of 218 and is the 964th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 construction schools in Virginia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center comes out as the most expensive ($25,272/yr), with Wytheville Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,335/yr.
Construction students from Virginia 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 Virginia alone, there are 6,720 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average yearly salary of $34,200. Construction managers in this state earn $90,480/yr and there are 6,120 employed.
Also, within the construction schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from construction, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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