Florida contains five schools that offer jewelry repair programs. Pinellas Technical Education Center, the highest-ranking jewelry repair school in FL, has a total student population of 1,231 and is the 1417th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 jewelry repair schools in Florida, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Winter Park Tech comes out as the most expensive ($36,420/yr), with Taylor Technical Institute as the lowest recorded at only $7,560/yr.
Jewelry Repair students from Florida 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.
Also, within the jewelry repair schools in Florida, the average student population is 3,322 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from jewelry repair, there are 7625 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,875 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,879, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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