West Virginia contains one school that offers home inspection programs. Putnam Career and Technical Center has a total student population of 101 and is the 1050th highest ranked school in America.
Home Inspection students from West Virginia 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 West Virginia alone, there are 30 employed fire inspectors and investigators earning an average yearly salary of $33,790. Construction and building inspectors in this state earn $41,330/yr and there are 310 employed.
Also, within the home inspection schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from home inspection, there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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