Massachusetts contains fifteen schools that offer electrician programs. Northeastern University, the highest-ranking electrician school in MA, has a total student population of 27,537 and is the 56th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 electrician schools in Massachusetts, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan Career Institute comes out as the most expensive ($33,780/yr), with Middlesex Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,314/yr.
Electrician students from Massachusetts schools who go on to become electricians, electrical technologists, maintenance electricians, journeyman electricians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 579,150 people working as electricians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,850. Also, Helperselectricians make on average $27,870 per year and there are about 90,930 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Massachusetts alone, there are 2,130 employed helperselectricians earning an average yearly salary of $33,220. Electricians in this state earn $57,880/yr and there are 11,410 employed.
Also, within the electrician schools in Massachusetts, the average student population is 2,580 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from electrician, there are 5364 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,075 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,628, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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