Iowa contains fourteen schools that offer HVAC programs. Vatterott College, the highest-ranking HVAC school in IA, has a total student population of 558 and is the 2017th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 HVAC schools in Iowa, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute–Clive comes out as the most expensive ($23,627/yr), with Southeastern Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,121/yr.
HVAC students from Iowa schools who go on to become hvac specialists, plumbers, hvac sheet metal installers, air conditioning technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Mechanical engineering technicians make on average $50,700 per year and there are about 43,580 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the HVAC schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from HVAC, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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