Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Aircraft Powerplant Technology and the types of students that study this field. Special Focus Four-Year: Other Technology-Related Schools awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Special Focus Four-Year: Other Technology-Related Schools and Special Focus Institutions have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Aircraft Powerplant Technology. Tuition costs for Aircraft Powerplant Technology majors are, on average, $5,243 for in-state public colleges, and $10,500 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Aircraft Powerplant Technology programs are Public, 2-year institutions.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Mechanical Technologies in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Mechanical Technologies is 43.5, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Male employees are more likey to hold Mechanical Technologies degrees, and White students earn the majority (1,525) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Aircraft Powerplant Technology field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Aircraft Powerplant Technology majors need many skills, but most especially Quality Control Analysis. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Aircraft Powerplant Technology majors need more than the average amount of Equipment Maintenance, Installation, and Repairing.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Aircraft Powerplant Technology majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Equipment Maintenance is very distinctive for majors, but the Quality Control Analysis, Operation Monitoring, and Troubleshooting are the three most important skills for people in the field.