North Dakota contains six schools that offer gunsmithing programs. Chippewa Valley Technical College, the highest-ranking gunsmithing school in ND, has a total student population of 5,774 and is the 3160th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 gunsmithing schools in North Dakota, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dunwoody College of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($23,022/yr), with Chippewa Valley Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,381/yr.
Gunsmithing students from North Dakota 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. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 450 employed machinists earning an average yearly salary of $39,930. Maintenance and repair workers, general in this state earn $36,870/yr and there are 2,610 employed.
Also, within the gunsmithing schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from gunsmithing, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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