Pasco, WA (population: 60,452) has one project management school within its city limits. Columbia Basin College has a total student population of 6,978. It is the 5507th highest ranked school in the USA and the 98th highest in the state of Washington (#1 is University of Washington-Seattle Campus).
Project Management students from Pasco 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 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland area alone, there are 760 employed construction laborers earning an average salary of $32,010. Construction managers in this area earn $120,780/yr and there are 100 employed.
Pasco lies in Franklin county, which is one of the 24 counties in Washington. Overall, the Kennewick-Pasco-Richland area has 94,300 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $22.09/hr average worker wage, and a $45,950 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.046 out of every 1000 jobs in Pasco are held by construction managers, and 8.039/1000 are held by construction laborers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Columbia Basin College ends up costing a student $7,051/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Pasco|
|College Place||WA||-||1||26.6245||62||38.2 miles|
|Walla Walla||WA||-||2||48.096||122||39.8 miles|