Cocoa has a total population of 16,412 and a student population of 17,853. Of these students, 17,853 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
The largest drafting school in Cocoa, by student population, is Brevard Community College. In 2010, Brevard Community College graduated approximately 47 students with credentials in drafting.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with a drafting degree from one of Cocoa's drafting schools. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Cocoa was $2,148 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for drafting related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Cocoa, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 40 drafters in Florida were working in the greater Cocoa area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Cocoa will decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Cocoa is $44,830 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for drafters.