Dallas, TX (population: 1,304,930) has three HVAC schools within its city limits. ATI Technical Training Center, the highest ranked school in the city with a HVAC program, has a total student population of 1,005. It is the 1866th highest ranked school in the USA and the 84th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
HVAC students from Dallas 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.
Dallas lies in Dallas county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area has 2,047,600 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $22.17/hr average worker wage, and a $46,110 average annual salary.
Of the 3 HVAC schools in Dallas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ATI Technical Training Center comes out as the most expensive ($30,856/yr) for HVAC students, with Richland College as the lowest, reported at only $6,802/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dallas|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||16.1 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||24.9 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||26.6 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||32.4 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||33.3 miles|