Cape Girardeau, MO has one telecommunications school within its city limits. Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center has a total student population of 138. It is the 2086th highest ranked school in the USA and the 66th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Telecommunications students from Cape Girardeau schools who go on to become telecommunication operators, telecommunications specialists, telecommunications professionals, television news producers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 189,850 people working as telecommunications equipment installers and repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,990. Also, Radio operators make on average $43,400 per year and there are about 870 of them employed in the US today.
Cape Girardeau lies in Cape Girardeau county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area has 197,160 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $14.87/hr average worker wage, and a $30,940 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center ends up costing a student $14,826/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cape Girardeau|
|Poplar Bluff||MO||-||2||28.7059||62||61.4 miles|