Kentucky contains eleven schools that offer electronics programs. Kentucky State University, the highest-ranking electronics school in KY, has a total student population of 2,834 and is the 696th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 electronics schools in Kentucky, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Daymar College-Paducah Main comes out as the most expensive ($34,824/yr), with Somerset Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,593/yr.
Electronics students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 960 employed electrical and electronic engineering technicians earning an average yearly salary of $52,890. Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers in this state earn $30,730/yr and there are 1,250 employed.
Also, within the electronics schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from electronics, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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