California contains 24 schools that offer home inspection programs. Ventura College, the highest-ranking home inspection school in CA, has a total student population of 14,395 and is the 4066th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 24 home inspection schools in California, only 23 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saddleback College comes out as the most expensive ($10,639/yr), with Mt San Antonio College as the lowest recorded at only $2,897/yr.
Home Inspection students from California schools who go on to become home inspectors, real estate inspectors, housing quality standard inspectors, housing inspectors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 90,730 people working as construction and building inspectors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,550. 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 California alone, there are 920 employed fire inspectors and investigators earning an average yearly salary of $83,990. Construction and building inspectors in this state earn $67,760/yr and there are 10,300 employed.
Also, within the home inspection schools in California, the average student population is 4,206 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from home inspection, there are 18354 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,230 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,817, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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