HVAC in Alaska

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Schools Offering Hvac Programs in Alaska


Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of Alaska receive HVAC certificates every year. Thus, Alaska's 2 HVAC schools put out approximately 15 heating and air conditioning mechanics each year.

Top Schools

University of Alaska Anchorage, which is located in Anchorage, is the top-ranked school in Alaska that has a HVAC program. It received a ranking of 44th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 2 students graduated from University of Alaska Anchorage's HVAC program. Students at University of Alaska Anchorage paid $5,186 per year in tuition fees.

AVTEC-Alaska's Institute of Technology, which was ranked 61st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Alaska that has a HVAC program. It is located in Seward. In 2010, 10 students graduated from AVTEC-Alaska's Institute of Technology HVAC program.

Cost

Hvac schools in Alaska, charge students an average tuition of $2,593 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $5,186 per year, or as little as $5,186 per year. In 2010, the following Alaska HVAC schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of Alaska Anchorage - located in Anchorage, students are charged $5,186 per year

The following Alaska HVAC schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. University of Alaska Anchorage - located in Anchorage, students are charged $5,186 per year

A HVAC certificate from an Alaska school... what next?

A large number of Alaska HVAC graduates become heating and air conditioning mechanics. If you decide to work as a heating and air conditioning mechanic in Alaska, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 540 Alaska heating and air conditioning mechanics as of 2010. The largest populations of Alaska heating and air conditioning mechanics are working in the following counties:

  1. Aleutians East County - 140 heating and air conditioning mechanics
  2. Haines County - 50 heating and air conditioning mechanics
  3. Fairbanks North Star County

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of heating and air conditioning mechanics in Alaska will shrink by 0%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 360 heating and air conditioning mechanics working in Alaska.

Salary

A heating and air conditioning mechanic in Alaska makes an average of $57,960 per year. However, this number is only an average. heating and air conditioning mechanics in Alaska had varying salaries from $33,530 to $113,130 per year in 2010. On average a heating and air conditioning mechanic earns the most in the following Alaska counties:

  1. Aleutians East County - $80,850 per year
  2. Fairbanks North Star County - $52,320 per year
  3. Anchorage County - $50,080 per year

On average, heating and air conditioning mechanics earns the least in the following Alaska counties:

  1. Haines County - $46,420 per year
  2. Anchorage County - $50,080 per year
  3. Fairbanks North Star County - $52,320 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in HVAC in Alaska and to compare salaries with various related fields such as plumbing or carpentry, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Hvac in Alaska
  • Certificate in Hvac in Alaska

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,928 miles from location University of Alaska Anchorage Anchorage AK 55.637 69% 17,276
7,983 miles from location AVTEC-Alaska's Institute of Technology Seward AK 38.7923 100% 820
 

Curious what studying HVAC gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Alaska

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers + 540 $57,960 68.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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