Largest Programs Costs and Completion Time

The largest program at Gordon Cooper Technology Center is Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician and its 2021 tuition & fees are $5,682. For reference, the average tuition for the Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician program of all trade schools in the United States is $3,665.
The next table shows the largest program information including tuition, books and supplies costs, program length, and average completion time. The average values are computed based on the data from trade schools' information for the corresponding vocational program.
2021 Costs and Completion Information of Largest Programs
Program NameTuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesProgram LengthsAvg. Completion Time
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician $5,682 $485 1,908 Hours 18 Months
National Average $3,665 - 1,125 Hours 11.00 Months
Engineering - - 1,320 Hours 30 Months
National Average $2,150 - 960 Hours 12.00 Months
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide - - 525 Hours 10 Months
National Average $4,281 - 283 Hours 4.53 Months
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist $2,280 $485 1,005 Hours 10 Months
National Average $6,503 - 973 Hours 9.75 Months
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician $2,100 - 915 Hours 9 Months
National Average $9,260 - 812 Hours 10.03 Months
Early Childhood Education and Teaching $2,100 $114 1,050 Hours 10 Months
National Average $5,953 - 649 Hours 10.25 Months

2021 Average Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average tuition & fees are $5,682 at Gordon Cooper Technology Center. The typical cost for purchasing books and supplies for programs is $485. The total cost of attendance is $33,130 when a student lives off-campus.
2021 Average Costs of Attendance
Tuition & Fees$5,682
Books & Supplies$485
Room & Board$14,023
Other Living Expenses$12,940
Total Cost of Attendace (COA)$33,130
1Gordon Cooper Technology Center does not offer on-campus housing facilities.2The tuition & fees are based on out-of-state rates.

Average Earning after Graduation

Next table summarizes the average wage/salary by years after earning degree/certificate in Gordon Cooper Technology Center. After 6 years of graduation, the mean wage is $31,700 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean wage is $38,100 for Gordon Cooper Technology Center graduates.
Mean Earning After Graduation By Time for Gordon Cooper Technology Center Graduate
6 Years After Graduation$31,700$36,000$26,500
7 Years After Graduation$32,900--
8 Years After Graduation$34,300--
9 Years After Graduation$30,400--
10 Years After Graduation$38,100$43,100$31,700

Career and Vocational Programs

Gordon Cooper Technology Center offers 22 career courses through 2 Years Certificate, 2-4 Years Certificate programs. The next table summarizes the total number of completers by degree programs.
Total Number of Career Programs
1 Year Certificate2 Years Certificate 4 Years CertificateAssociate's
Next tables list each career program with offered degrees. The number on each columns denotes the number of completers on the program last year. The numbers includes completers through on-campus classes and partial online classes as well as only online classes.
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Communications Technologies

Important Statistics

The graduation rate at Gordon Cooper Technology Center is 46%. The students to faculty ratio is 18 to 1 an the retention rate is 91%.
Key Academics Stats
Graduation Rate46%
Retention Rate91%(full-time), 91% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Student Population788 Students
Number of Faculties39 Faculties
Number of Staffs124 Staffs

Special Learning Opportunities

Gordon Cooper Technology Center does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationNo
Study AbroadNo

On-Campus Student Services

Gordon Cooper Technology Center provides a number of student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionN/A

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