In the US, there are 3 online training, certification and certificate in trade and career colleges. These online certificate in trade and career colleges and universities are sometimes called and heating colleges and universities. These colleges and universities charge students an average annual tuition of $3,537. The average tuition has increased, in recent years, by 16.9%. In 2007, the per annum average tuition was $3,026 at these online colleges and universities.
Tuition of about $4,725 each year is charged by the most expensive school offering online certification and training /certification in trade and career programs. The cheapest school however, has a per annum tuition costs of $2,765.
These least costly programs at SFCC graduated roughly 22% of trade and career graduates with certificate and certification /certificate from online schools around the nation in 2011. Therefore, of the 6,107 graduates from across the country, 1,345 are from the least costly colleges. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of trade and career graduates with certification and training from the most inexpensive programs at SFCC has increased. Also, the number of graduates has increased by 271 graduates per annum.
A reported 2,535 students earned their degrees and certificates from these low tuition online programs at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College in 2011. This is 42% of the nation’s trade and career training level graduates. In 2006, which was a short 5 years earlier, the number of graduates from these colleges and universities was only 1,828 students. This is a 39% increase in the number of students graduating from these affordable online programs at ECTC.