Maryland contains three schools that offer facilities management programs. Frostburg State University, the highest-ranking facilities management school in MD, has a total student population of 5,385 and is the 446th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 facilities management schools in Maryland, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Frostburg State University comes out as the most expensive ($10,954/yr), with Montgomery College as the lowest recorded at only $8,443/yr.
Facilities Management students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 170 employed emergency management specialists earning an average yearly salary of $68,870. Janitors and cleaners in this state earn $24,040/yr and there are 45,620 employed.
Also, within the facilities management schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from facilities management, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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