HVAC in Indiana

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Schools Offering Hvac Programs in Indiana


Each year, roughly 0.1% of Indiana students graduate with certificates in HVAC. In other words, every year an estimated 113 heating and air conditioning mechanics graduate from Indiana's 12 HVAC schools.

Top Schools

Oakland City University, which is located in Oakland City, is the top-ranked school in Indiana that has a HVAC program. It received a ranking of 42nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Oakland City University graduated 9 students from its HVAC program. Oakland City University charged in-state students $15,990 in tuition fees per year.

Vincennes University, which is located in Vincennes, is the second-ranked school in Indiana that has a HVAC program. It received a ranking of 81st in the country in 2010. Tuition at Vincennes University was $4,588 per year.

Ivy Tech Community College-Southwest, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Indiana that has a HVAC program. It is located in Evansville. Students at Ivy Tech Community College-Southwest paid $3,257 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Indiana's HVAC schools ranges from $15,990 per year to $3,257 per year. But, the average tuition is $4,536 per year. In 2010, the following Indiana HVAC schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Oakland City University - located in Oakland City, students are charged $15,990 per year
  2. Vincennes University - located in Vincennes, students are charged $4,588 per year
  3. Ivy Tech Community College-East Central - located in Muncie, students are charged $3,257 per year

The HVAC schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Indiana were:

  1. Ivy Tech Community College-Bloominton - located in Bloomington, students are charged $3,257 per year
  2. Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus - located in Columbus, students are charged $3,257 per year
  3. Ivy Tech Community College-East Central - located in Muncie, students are charged $3,257 per year

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

Most people who graduate from HVAC school in Indiana go on to work as a heating and air conditioning mechanic. 4,870 heating and air conditioning mechanics were working in Indiana in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Indiana heating and air conditioning mechanics:

  1. Boone County - 1,270 heating and air conditioning mechanics
  2. Gibson County - 500 heating and air conditioning mechanics
  3. Allen County - 500 heating and air conditioning mechanics

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of heating and air conditioning mechanics in the state of Indiana will grow to 7,980. This would require a 33% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, a heating and air conditioning mechanic earns a salary of $41,320 per year in Indiana state. In 2010, however, some Indiana heating and air conditioning mechanics earned as little as less than $17,530 per year or as much as more than $69,620 per year. The following counties in Indiana have the highest average salaries for heating and air conditioning mechanics:

  1. Elkhart County - $49,270 per year
  2. Gibson County - $45,550 per year
  3. Boone County - $45,070 per year

The Indiana counties with the lowest average salary for heating and air conditioning mechanics are:

  1. Benton County - $33,820 per year
  2. Crawford County - $36,070 per year
  3. Adams County - $36,110 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Indiana statistics regarding a career in HVAC and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as plumbing or carpentry.

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

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

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,025 miles from location Fortis College-Indianapolis Indianapolis IN n/a n/a n/a
6,021 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-Central Indiana Indianapolis IN 8.27835 n/a 19,533
6,091 miles from location Vincennes University Vincennes IN 19.2683 n/a 13,947
5,982 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-East Central Muncie IN 8.39093 n/a 8,159
6,086 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest Gary IN 8.66551 n/a 8,117
6,058 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Lafayette IN 8.39912 n/a 7,407
6,093 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-Southwest Evansville IN 10.5093 n/a 6,189
6,042 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-Bloominton Bloomington IN 7.21246 n/a 5,906
6,006 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus Columbus IN 8.54315 n/a 4,647
5,995 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-South Central Sellersburg IN 9.81803 n/a 4,609
5,954 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-Richmond Richmond IN 8.95438 n/a 3,451
6,081 miles from location Oakland City University Oakland City IN 58.4328 53% 2,550
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers + 4,870 $41,320 -17.7%
 

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