Massachusetts contains six schools that offer home inspection programs. Cornell University, the highest-ranking home inspection school in MA, has a total student population of 20,633 and is the 640th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 home inspection schools in Massachusetts, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cornell University comes out as the most expensive ($26,242/yr), with Pennsylvania Highlands Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,390/yr.
Home Inspection students from Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts alone, there are 380 employed fire inspectors and investigators earning an average yearly salary of $61,870. Construction and building inspectors in this state earn $53,260/yr and there are 2,180 employed.
Also, within the home inspection schools in Massachusetts, the average student population is 2,580 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from home inspection, there are 5364 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,075 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,628, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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