Minnesota contains three schools that offer facilities management programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking facilities management school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 facilities management schools in Minnesota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities comes out as the most expensive ($14,061/yr), with Vermilion Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,415/yr.
Facilities Management students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 140 employed emergency management specialists earning an average yearly salary of $58,350. Janitors and cleaners in this state earn $25,290/yr and there are 41,120 employed.
Also, within the facilities management schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from facilities management, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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