There are schools offering electrician courses in Texas!
Schools Offering Electrician Training Programs in Texas
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The top-ranked school in Texas that has a electrician program is Kaplan College. Kaplan College, which was ranked 74th in the country in 2010, is located in El Paso. 69 students graduated with a certificate in electrician from Kaplan College in 2010.
The second-ranked school in Texas with a electrician program is Kaplan College-San Antonio-San Pedro Campus, which is located in San Antonio. In 2010, it was ranked 75th nationwide. In 2010, Kaplan College-San Antonio-San Pedro Campus graduated 27 students from its electrician program.
The third-ranked school in Texas with a electrician program is Kaplan Career Institute - McAllen, which is located in Mcallen. In 2010, it was ranked 76th nationwide. In 2010, Kaplan Career Institute - McAllen graduated 130 students from its electrician programs. The tuition rate at Kaplan Career Institute - McAllen was $0 per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Texas' electrician schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $1,345 per year, though tuition can range from $4,248 per year to $1,086 per year. The Texas electrician schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:
- Texas State Technical College-Marshall - located in Marshall, students are charged $4,248 per year
- Lamar Institute of Technology - located in Beaumont, students are charged $3,422 per year
- Coastal Bend College - located in Beeville, students are charged $2,400 per year
The electrician schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Texas were:
- Lee College - located in Baytown, students are charged $1,086 per year
- Lone Star College System - located in Spring, students are charged $1,200 per year
- North Lake College - located in Irving, students are charged $1,230 per year
An electrician certificate from a Texas school... what next?
A large number of Texas electrician graduates become electricians. In 2010, there were 43,340 electricians working in Texas. In Texas, the largest numbers of electricians work in the following counties:
- Austin County - 13,320 electricians
- Collin County - 6,940 electricians
- Johnson County - 3,200 electricians
According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of electricians is expected to grow by 12% by 2018. There are projected to be 56,960 electricians working in the Texas then.
On average, electricians earn $42,720 per year. However, this number is only an average. electricians in Texas had varying salaries from $18,080 to $70,570 per year in 2010. On average an electrician earns the most in the following Texas counties:
- Ector County - $52,280 per year
- Hardin County - $51,300 per year
- Miller County - $47,970 per year
The following counties in Texas have the lowest average salaries for electricians:
- Cameron County - $27,870 per year
- Hidalgo County - $30,400 per year
- Webb County - $33,610 per year
For more data regarding a career in electrician training in Texas and to compare salaries with various related fields such as automotive or HVAC, 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 Electrician Training in Texas
- Certificate in Electrician Training in Texas
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Featured Online Schools
|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,550 miles from location||Professional Career Training Institute||Houston||TX||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|6,548 miles from location||Houston Community College||Houston||TX||16.1985||n/a||54,942|
|6,553 miles from location||Lone Star College System||Spring||TX||14.626||n/a||46,504|
|7,184 miles from location||El Paso Community College||El Paso||TX||12.5365||n/a||28,168|
|6,532 miles from location||San Jacinto Community College||Pasadena||TX||12.8421||n/a||27,011|
|6,737 miles from location||South Texas College||Mcallen||TX||12.2411||n/a||26,338|
|6,629 miles from location||North Lake College||Irving||TX||8.42751||n/a||11,644|
|6,734 miles from location||St. Philip's College||San Antonio||TX||8.72207||n/a||11,008|
|6,936 miles from location||South Plains College||Levelland||TX||9.63264||n/a||10,011|
|6,808 miles from location||Laredo Community College||Laredo||TX||16.3512||n/a||9,361|
|6,524 miles from location||Lee College||Baytown||TX||12.8813||n/a||6,658|
|6,460 miles from location||Texarkana College||Texarkana||TX||13.8651||n/a||5,018|
|6,697 miles from location||Coastal Bend College||Beeville||TX||12.7344||n/a||4,196|
|6,552 miles from location||Brazosport College||Lake Jackson||TX||13.0717||n/a||3,908|
|6,469 miles from location||Lamar Institute of Technology||Beaumont||TX||11.9688||n/a||3,154|
|6,508 miles from location||Northeast Texas Community College||Mount Pleasant||TX||16.0092||n/a||2,920|
|6,859 miles from location||Western Texas College||Snyder||TX||19.1486||n/a||2,473|
|6,682 miles from location||Everest Institute-Austin||Austin||TX||16.3381||n/a||1,489|
|6,558 miles from location||Everest Institute-Bissonnet||Houston||TX||23.7427||100%||1,331|
|0 miles from location||Kaplan College-San Antonio-San Pedro Campus||San Antonio||TX||24.7755||n/a||1,082|
|6,734 miles from location||Kaplan Career Institute - McAllen||Mcallen||TX||24.0265||n/a||1,015|
|6,478 miles from location||Texas State Technical College-Marshall||Marshall||TX||15.6262||n/a||963|
|7,182 miles from location||Kaplan College||El Paso||TX||25.7689||n/a||701|
|6,933 miles from location||Kaplan College-Midland||Midland||TX||23.6754||n/a||494|
|6,743 miles from location||Lamson Institute||San Antonio||TX||n/a||n/a||353|
Curious what studying Electrician gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Texas
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians +||15,660||$57,740||-0.8%|
|Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers +||9,110||$46,720||20.8%|
|Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment +||4,540||$52,000||-30.6%|
|Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay +||1,020||$57,320||-19.7%|
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