Saint Augustine, FL has two gunsmithing schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Seminole Community College, the highest ranked school in this group with a gunsmithing program, has a total student population of 16,417. It is the 4346th highest ranked school in the USA and the 241st highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
Gunsmithing students from Saint Augustine schools who go on to become gunsmithers, gunsmiths, research and development machinists, machinists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,268,930 people working as maintenance and repair workers, general alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,520. Also, Machinists make on average $38,940 per year and there are about 380,720 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 2 gunsmithing schools with a 100-mile radius of Saint Augustine, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Mid Florida Tech comes out as the most expensive ($26,229/yr) for gunsmithing students, with Seminole Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,306/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Saint Augustine|
|Palm Coast||FL||76,000||0||-||0||23.3 miles|
|Orange Park||FL||-||3||22.5405||26||30.1 miles|
|Daytona Beach||FL||63,815||4||31.0595||184||51.2 miles|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||53.7 miles|
|Lake Mary||FL||-||1||18.3465||21||78.5 miles|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||89.5 miles|