Texas contains two schools that offer home inspection programs. Texas Tech University, the highest-ranking home inspection school in TX, has a total student population of 30,049 and is the 150th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 home inspection schools in Texas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Texas Tech University comes out as the most expensive ($10,763/yr), with Coastal Bend College as the lowest recorded at only $4,285/yr.
Home Inspection students from Texas 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 Texas alone, there are 840 employed fire inspectors and investigators earning an average yearly salary of $51,750. Construction and building inspectors in this state earn $49,540/yr and there are 5,880 employed.
Also, within the home inspection schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from home inspection, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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