New Mexico contains eleven schools that offer electrician programs. Navajo Technical College, the highest-ranking electrician school in NM, has a total student population of 751 and is the 1715th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 electrician schools in New Mexico, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque comes out as the most expensive ($22,907/yr), with Navajo Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $2,488/yr.
Electrician students from New Mexico 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 New Mexico alone, there are 2,200 employed helperselectricians earning an average yearly salary of $28,360. Electricians in this state earn $45,680/yr and there are 3,680 employed.
Also, within the electrician schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from electrician, there are 1598 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,262 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,963, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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