Indiana contains 81 schools that offer vocational programs. Indiana University-Bloomington, the highest-ranking vocational school in IN, has a total student population of 42,347 and is the 59th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 81 vocational schools in Indiana, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln College of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($41,184/yr), with Marion Community Schools Tucker Career & Technology as the lowest recorded at only $2,676/yr.
Vocational students from Indiana schools who go on to become vocational educators, event planners, landscape architects, landscape designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 114,420 people working as vocational education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,030. Also, Middle school teachers make on average $53,550 per year and there are about 665,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Indiana alone, there are 12,640 employed middle school teachers earning an average yearly salary of $47,000. Vocational education teachers in this state earn $51,070/yr and there are 2,710 employed.
Also, within the vocational schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from vocational, there are 4523 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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