Peoria has a general population of 112,936 and an overall student population of 20,393. Approximately 13,049 of Peoria's students are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
The largest construction management school in Peoria, by student population, is Illinois Central College. In 2010, Illinois Central College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in construction management.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a construction management degree from one of Peoria's construction management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,610 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Peoria.
Many construction management graduates choose to work as construction managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Peoria, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 38 construction managers in Illinois were working in the greater Peoria area. Peoria's construction manager workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. 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 Peoria is $39,610 per year, which is higher than the average for construction managers state-wide.