Edwardsville has a total population of 21,491 and a student population of 13,984. Of these students, 13,940 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
The largest construction management school in Edwardsville, by student population, is Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. In 2010, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville graduated approximately 37 students from its construction management program.
A total of 37 students graduated with credentials in construction management from construction management schools in Edwardsville in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Edwardsville's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $24,531 per year in instate tuition and $33,833 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $715 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Edwardsville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,470 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,070.
After graduating with your credentials in construction management, if you decide to work as a construction manager in Edwardsville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 construction managers in Illinois were working in the greater Edwardsville area. By the year 2018, the number of construction managers is expected to increase by 15% in Edwardsville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Edwardsville is $47,180 per year, which is higher than the average for construction managers state-wide.