Illinois contains eight schools that offer facilities management programs. University of St Francis, the highest-ranking facilities management school in IL, has a total student population of 3,352 and is the 451st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 facilities management schools in Illinois, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Aurora University comes out as the most expensive ($15,447/yr), with Moraine Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,622/yr.
Facilities Management students from Illinois schools who go on to become janitors, custodians, facility managers, head custodians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,090,400 people working as janitors and cleaners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,120. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Illinois alone, there are 350 employed emergency management specialists earning an average yearly salary of $48,110. Janitors and cleaners in this state earn $25,670/yr and there are 96,220 employed.
Also, within the facilities management schools in Illinois, the average student population is 3,360 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from facilities management, there are 7983 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,830 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,282, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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