Louisiana contains ten schools that offer home inspection programs. Harding University, the highest-ranking home inspection school in LA, has a total student population of 6,484 and is the 224th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 home inspection schools in Louisiana, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Harding University comes out as the most expensive ($13,745/yr), with Washington-Holmes Technical Center as the lowest recorded at only $875/yr.
Home Inspection students from Louisiana 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 Louisiana alone, there are 160 employed fire inspectors and investigators earning an average yearly salary of $46,620. Construction and building inspectors in this state earn $50,960/yr and there are 1,150 employed.
Also, within the home inspection schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from home inspection, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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