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Construction Trades Schools in Minnesota

1,136 students earned Construction Trades degrees in Minnesota in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Construction Trades is the 5th most popular major out of a total 7 majors commonly available.

Gender Distribution

In Minnesota, a construction trades major is more popular with men than with women.

Construction Trades Majors in MN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of construction trades majors in Minnesota is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.0%
  • Black or African American: 10.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.7%
  • White: 71.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.2%
  • Other Races: 7.0%
Construction Trades Majors in MN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Construction Trades Grads in Minnesota

In this state, there are 103,080 people employed in jobs related to a construction trades degree, compared to 5,877,640 nationwide.

Construction Trades Jobs Nationwide vs. MN

Wages for Construction Trades Jobs in Minnesota

Construction Trades grads earn an average of $53,980 in the state and $47,630 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 29 colleges in Minnesota that offer construction trades degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

251 Degrees in Major Awarded
384 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private institution charges an average net price of $9,259. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

110 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,222 Total Students

A typical student attending M State will pay a net price of $11,460. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 48% of the teachers are full time.

86 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,281 Total Students

77% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 41% are considered full time. In their early career, LSC grads earn an average salary of $31,700.

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,523 Total Students

45% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $11,442. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,325 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 55% are considered full time. 83% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,847.

#6

Saint Paul College

Saint Paul
68 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,912 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 27 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 50% are considered full time.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
100% Graduation Rate
1,316 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.00 years. 56% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $40,400 a year.

#8

Hennepin Technical College

Brooklyn Park
53 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,762 Total Students

72% of students get financical aid. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 51% are considered full time.

49 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,844 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. 58% of the teachers are full time. 75% of students get financical aid.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,129 Total Students

A typical student attending Rochester Community and Technical College will pay a net price of $14,480. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,800 a year. 77% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Construction Trades Careers in MN

Some of the careers construction trades majors go into include:

Job Title MN Job Growth MN Median Salary
Earth Drillers 23% $48,020
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 20% $43,400
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 13% $73,330
Roofers 11% $52,470
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 10% $50,260
Stonemasons 10% $43,830
Construction and Building Inspectors 10% $68,670
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 10% $69,200
Civil Engineering Technicians 10% $62,650
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 10% $63,470
Mechanical Insulation Workers 9% $84,650
Glaziers 9% $54,610
Carpet Installers 8% $55,300
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 8% $79,800
Tile and Marble Setters 8% $48,130
Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Supervisors 8% $72,580
Floor Layers 8% $0
Housekeeping and Janitor Supervisors 8% $45,610
Mechanic, and Repairer Supervisors 7% $67,140
Maintenance and Repair Workers 7% $43,180
Electricians 6% $71,230
Carpenters 6% $50,430
Construction and Maintenance Painters 4% $48,950
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 0% $61,850
Insulation Workers -4% $41,110

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to construction trades.

Major Annual Graduates in MN
Mechanic & Repair Technologies 1,411
Personal & Culinary Services 1,239
Precision Production 1,014
Transportation & Materials Moving 243

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