Vermont contains one school that offers fire programs. Vermont Technical College has a total student population of 1,662 and is the 391st highest ranked school in America.
Fire students from Vermont schools who go on to become firemen, police officers, firewomen, firefighters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 305,500 people working as fire fighters alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $47,270. Also, Fire inspectors and investigators make on average $56,310 per year and there are about 12,180 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Vermont alone, there are 40 employed fire inspectors and investigators earning an average yearly salary of $49,020. Fire fighters in this state earn $35,630/yr and there are 330 employed.
Also, within the fire schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from fire, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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