New York contains fifteen schools that offer gunsmithing programs. Post University, the highest-ranking gunsmithing school in NY, has a total student population of 8,082 and is the 703rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 gunsmithing schools in New York, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lancaster County Career and Technology Center comes out as the most expensive ($23,472/yr), with Tidewater Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,175/yr.
Gunsmithing students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 13,640 employed machinists earning an average yearly salary of $39,940. Maintenance and repair workers, general in this state earn $39,340/yr and there are 93,820 employed.
Also, within the gunsmithing schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from gunsmithing, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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