The locations with the highest concentration of Dental Laboratory Technology graduates are New York, NY, Durham, NC and Los Angeles, CA. The locations with a relatively high number of Dental Laboratory Technology graduates are Eleanor, WV, Merrifield, VA and Draper, UT. The most common degree awarded to students studying Dental Laboratory Technology is a Associate's Degree.
Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Dental Laboratory Technology and the types of students that study this field. Durham Technical Community College awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but National Career College and Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Dental Laboratory Technology. Tuition costs for Dental Laboratory Technology majors are, on average, $6,470 for in-state public colleges, and $46,350 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Dental Laboratory Technology programs are Public, 2-year institutions.
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Health graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Hospitals is the industry that employs the most Health majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Health majors, by average wage, is Support activities for mining.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Health in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Health is 43.6, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Female employees are more likey to hold Health degrees, and White students earn the majority (176) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Dental Laboratory Technology field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Dental Laboratory Technology majors need many skills, but most especially Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Dental Laboratory Technology majors need more than the average amount of Equipment Selection, Repairing, and Equipment Maintenance.
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 Dental Laboratory 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 Selection is very distinctive for majors, but the Reading Comprehension, Speaking, and Active Listening are the three most important skills for people in the field.