North Dakota contains two schools that offer transportation programs. University of North Dakota, the highest-ranking transportation school in ND, has a total student population of 13,172 and is the 1377th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 transportation schools in North Dakota, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota comes out as the most expensive ($13,656/yr), with North Dakota State University-Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $12,847/yr.
Transportation students from North Dakota schools who go on to become transportation directors, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, train engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 92,380 people working as transportation, storage, and distribution managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,470. Also, Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks make on average $32,400 per year and there are about 142,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 380 employed reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks earning an average yearly salary of $22,700. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers in this state earn $79,800/yr and there are 250 employed.
Also, within the transportation schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from transportation, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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