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Largest Career Programs

The largest career programs at North American Trade Schools is Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician. Its 2022 tuition and fees are $18,064 where the average tuition & fees of the Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician over all offered colleges is $12,395. The length of the program is 68 contact hours ( or credit hours) and the average time to complete the program is 10 months.
The following table shows the 7 largest career programs with tuition, fees, and completion time for each program.
Tuition & Completion Time for 6 Largest Career Programs
ProgramTuition & FeesBooks & Supplies CostsProgram LengthAverage Completion Time Average Tuition Over Career Schools
1Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician $18,064$70068 Contact Hours10 Months $12,395
2Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor $5,000-320 Contact Hours3 Months $7,853
3Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology $17,793$1,00068 Contact Hours10 Months $11,949
4Construction Trades $17,978$70068 Contact Hours10 Months $11,622
6Welding Technology/Welder $13,981$70048 Contact Hours9 Months $9,261

Important Academic Statistics

Total 627 students are attending at North American Trade Schools. There are 28 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 10 part-time faculty working for the school. The students to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 49 (full-time) and 22 (part-time). The graduation rate at North American Trade Schools is 82% and the retention rate is 84% at the school.
Key Academic Statistics
Student Population627
Graduation Rate82%
Number of Faculty38
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1

2022 Costs of Attendance

The 2022 tuition & fees at North American Trade Schools is $18,064 . The amount is for the largest program and the tuition for other programs may differ from the average cost. It offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
51% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $6,265 (exclude student loans).
2022Tuition, Books & Supplies, and Living Costs
Tuition & Fees$18,064
Books & Supplies$700
Off-Campus Room & Board$7,000
Off-Campus Expenses$2,000
Average Financial Amount$6,265

Offered Degrees

North American Trade Schools offers 7 career programs for 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered program and online availability along with number of completers by certificate programs. Last year, 290 students have completed their career programs.
Offered Career Programs and Online Availability
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
1 Year Certificate30196
2 Years Certificate4094
Total70290

Vocational Programs and Completers

The vocational programs at North American Trade Schools are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Total 290 students have completed their vocational/technical programs last year.
  • 196 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 94 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Construction Trades 0 completers
Mason/Masonry0
Precision Production Trades 30 completers
Precision Production Trades0
Welding Technology/Welder30
Transportation And Materials Moving 147 completers
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor147
Total196
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Mechanics and Repairers 67 completers
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology25
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology6
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician36
Total94

Enrollment Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 627 students have enrolled into North American Trade Schools. By gender, 612 male and 15 female students are attending the school.
There are 208 White (33.17%), 407 Black/African American (64.91%), 3 Hispanic (0.48%), 7 Asian (1.12%), and 5 students with other races.
Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total62761215
American Indian/Native American000
Asian770
Black/African American4074007
Hispanic321
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White2082026
Two More101
Un-Known110
Non-resident Alien000

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