Virginia contains nineteen schools that offer project management programs. Washington and Lee University, the highest-ranking project management school in VA, has a total student population of 2,153 and is the 47th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 19 project management schools in Virginia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sanford-Brown College comes out as the most expensive ($49,321/yr), with Miller-Motte Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $10,824/yr.
Project Management students from Virginia 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 Virginia alone, there are 24,820 employed construction laborers earning an average yearly salary of $26,180. Construction managers in this state earn $90,480/yr and there are 6,120 employed.
Also, within the project management schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from project management, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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