Iowa contains twelve schools that offer project management programs. Saint Ambrose University, the highest-ranking project management school in IA, has a total student population of 3,729 and is the 1917th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 project management schools in Iowa, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University-Council Bluffs Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,362/yr), with Des Moines Area Community College as the lowest recorded at only $8,142/yr.
Project Management students from Iowa schools who go on to become construction managers, project managers, construction professionals, construction area managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 204,760 people working as construction managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $93,290. Also, Construction laborers make on average $33,190 per year and there are about 856,440 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Iowa alone, there are 8,500 employed construction laborers earning an average yearly salary of $31,170. Construction managers in this state earn $80,680/yr and there are 1,730 employed.
Also, within the project management schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from project management, 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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