Rhode Island contains one school that offers gunsmithing programs. Post University has a total student population of 8,082 and is the 703rd highest ranked school in America.
Gunsmithing students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 1,180 employed machinists earning an average yearly salary of $41,520. Maintenance and repair workers, general in this state earn $37,450/yr and there are 4,050 employed.
Also, within the gunsmithing schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from gunsmithing, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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