Wadley has a total population of 640 and a student population of 5,111. Of these students, 5,111 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Southern Union State Community College is the largest drafting school in Wadley, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Drafting program at Southern Union State Community College.
A total of 23 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in Wadley in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Wadley's drafting schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,545 per year in instate tuition and $12,533 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for drafting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,670.
Many drafting graduates choose to work as drafters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wadley, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,030 drafters in Alabama, 40 were working in the greater Wadley area. By the year 2018, the number of drafters is expected to increase by 5% in Wadley. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Wadley is $34,050 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.