Shreveport, LA (population: 204,311) has four HVAC schools within its city limits. American School of Business, the highest ranked school in the city with a HVAC program, has a total student population of 99. It is the 1037th highest ranked school in the USA and the 9th highest in the state of Louisiana (#1 is Tulane University of Louisiana).
HVAC students from Shreveport 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.
Shreveport lies in Caddo county, which is one of the 46 counties in Louisiana. Overall, the Shreveport-Bossier City area has 173,610 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $16.84/hr average worker wage, and a $35,020 average annual salary.
Of the 4 HVAC schools in Shreveport, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Ayers Career College comes out as the most expensive ($23,801/yr) for HVAC students, with Southern University at Shreveport as the lowest, reported at only $7,027/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Shreveport|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||8.9 miles|