Fresno has a general population of 427,652 and an overall student population of 53,146. Approximately 25,511 of Fresno's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Of the 1 drafting schools in Fresno, the largest drafting school, by student population, is Fresno City College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Fresno City College with credentials in drafting.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a drafting certificate from one of Fresno's drafting schools. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Fresno was $658 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,640 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Fresno.
After graduating with your credentials in drafting, if you decide to work as a drafter in Fresno, your job prospects are not very good. There were 17,400 drafters working in California and 240 working in the greater Fresno area in 2010. The government projects that the number of drafters in Fresno will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
As a drafter in Fresno, you can expect to make an average salary of $45,180 per year. This is lower than the average salary for drafters in the state.