HVAC in Montana

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Schools Offering Hvac Programs in Montana


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Montana students graduate with certificates in HVAC. In other words, every year an estimated 2 heating and air conditioning mechanics graduate from Montana's 2 HVAC schools.

Top Schools

Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology, which was ranked 84th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Montana that has a HVAC program. It is located in Billings. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology's HVAC program. Students at Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology paid $3,693 per year in tuition fees.

Flathead Valley Community College, which is located in Kalispell, is the second-ranked school in Montana that has a HVAC program. It received a ranking of 89th in the country in 2010. 0 students graduated with certificate in HVAC from Flathead Valley Community College in 2010. Students at Flathead Valley Community College paid $3,584 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Montana's HVAC schools ranges from $3,693 per year to $3,584 per year. But, the average tuition is $3,639 per year. The Montana HVAC schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology - located in Billings, students are charged $3,693 per year
  2. Flathead Valley Community College - located in Kalispell, students are charged $3,584 per year

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

  1. Flathead Valley Community College - located in Kalispell, students are charged $3,584 per year
  2. Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology - located in Billings, students are charged $3,693 per year

A HVAC certificate from a Montana school... what next?

A large number of Montana HVAC graduates become heating and air conditioning mechanics. Montana had 620 heating and air conditioning mechanics in 2010. The Montana counties with the largest populations of heating and air conditioning mechanics are:

  1. Beaverhead County - 190 heating and air conditioning mechanics
  2. Flathead County
  3. Cascade County

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 610 heating and air conditioning mechanics will be working in Montana state. This would require the number of heating and air conditioning mechanics to grow by 5%.

Salary

On average, a heating and air conditioning mechanic earns a salary of $38,510 per year in Montana state. However, Montana heating and air conditioning mechanics earned anywhere in the range from as less than $18,910 per year to more than $57,480 per year in 2010. A heating and air conditioning mechanic in the following Montana counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Cascade County - $44,030 per year
  2. Flathead County - $42,740 per year
  3. Beaverhead County - $37,770 per year

The following counties in Montana have the lowest average salaries for heating and air conditioning mechanics:

  1. Carbon County - $35,320 per year
  2. Beaverhead County - $37,770 per year
  3. Flathead County - $42,740 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in HVAC in Montana 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 Montana
  • Certificate in Hvac in Montana

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
7,327 miles from location Flathead Valley Community College Kalispell MT 10.7207 n/a 2,501
7,115 miles from location Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology Billings MT 15.6033 n/a 1,406
 

Curious what studying HVAC gets you?

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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 + 620 $38,510 93.8%
 

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