Imperial, CA has one jewelry repair school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Palomar College has a total student population of 27,442. It is the 4600th highest ranked school in the USA and the 428th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles).
Jewelry Repair students from Imperial schools who go on to become jewelry repairers, jewelers, jewelry designers, jewelry makers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 23,410 people working as jewelers and precious stone and metal workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,620.
Imperial lies in Imperial county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the El Centro area has 50,630 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $39,250 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Palomar College ends up costing a student $7,145/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Imperial|
|El Centro||CA||41,304||1||33.1701||10||4.0 miles|
|Fortuna Foothills||AZ||43,996||0||-||0||68.7 miles|
|Palm Desert||CA||52,240||2||19.2411||98||77.0 miles|
|Cathedral City||CA||53,114||0||-||0||85.3 miles|
|Chula Vista||CA||226,606||2||21.0599||146||86.9 miles|
|San Diego||CA||1,309,749||32||21.506||824||91.3 miles|
|San Marcos||CA||82,614||4||36.7693||363||95.1 miles|
|Joshua Tree||CA||-||1||9.13844||48||98.8 miles|