Hawaii contains five schools that offer electronics programs. University of Hawaii at Manoa, the highest-ranking electronics school in HI, has a total student population of 20,435 and is the 282nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 electronics schools in Hawaii, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Heald College-Honolulu comes out as the most expensive ($14,988/yr), with Kauai Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,452/yr.
Electronics students from Hawaii schools who go on to become electronic workers, electricians, electronic technologists, electronics engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 193,570 people working as electrical and electronic equipment assemblers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $30,690. Also, Electrical and electronic engineering technicians make on average $55,410 per year and there are about 154,050 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Hawaii alone, there are 510 employed electrical and electronic engineering technicians earning an average yearly salary of $63,550. Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers in this state earn $42,370/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the electronics schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from electronics, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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