With an overall population of 78,452 and a student population of 8,123, approximately 471 of Lakeland students attend one of Lakeland's schools that offer drafting programs.
Traviss Career Center is the largest drafting school in Lakeland, based on student population. In 2010, Traviss Career Center graduated approximately 1 students from its drafting program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a drafting certificate in Lakeland. If you decide to attend a drafting school in Lakeland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,845.
You should also anticipate spending about $350 for drafting related books and supplies every year.
Many drafting graduates choose to work as drafters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lakeland, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 drafters in Florida were working in the greater Lakeland area. The number of drafters in Lakeland is expected to 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 Lakeland is $40,790 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.