Rhode Island contains three schools that offer electrician programs. Johnson & Wales University, the highest-ranking electrician school in RI, has a total student population of 10,709 and is the 2198th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 electrician schools in Rhode Island, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New England Institute of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($25,107/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
Electrician students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 210 employed helperselectricians earning an average yearly salary of $30,040. Electricians in this state earn $52,300/yr and there are 1,750 employed.
Also, within the electrician schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from electrician, 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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